Jim Hammonds has been Chapter President since 2012 and with GEICO since July 2003. He is the Major Case Supervisor for SIU in the SE Region. Jim developed the Major Case protocol used in the SE region and his unit handles all large scale medical investigations, staged accident rings and organized crime losses. Jim was the Investigator of the Year for the Southeast Region of GEICO in 2004, 2005 and 2006. He received the Outstanding Service Award from the International Association of Special Investigations Units in 2015 and the Multi-Jurisdictional Investigative Excellence Award in 2017. He has been recognized as a “Georgia All-Star Insurance Professional” by Insurance Market Intelligence.