Michael Spadea, Sr. IAAI-CFI

Michael  is founder and managing consultant for Precision Forensic Consulting LLC. He is retired from the Delaware State Fire Marshal's Office after a successful career investigating fires, explosions and arson for the state of Delaware. In 2010 Michael began working for PT&C Forensic Consulting as a part time fire and explosion consultant. He gained valuable knowledge and experience with investigations for the insurance industry during his time there before eventually leaving as a senior lead consultant at the end of 2016. 


At the beginning of 2017 Michael started Precision Forensic Consulting LLC . With more than 1600 fire and explosion investigations as the lead investigator, Michael has used his education, experience and knowledge in the fire investigation industry to successfully provided his clients with thorough investigations and answers to complex fire and explosion origin and causation. 


Michael is a Certified Fire Investigator (CFI) with the International Association of Arson Investigators (IAAI). He is also the past president of the Delaware Chapter of the IAAI.  Michael has earned a B.S. in Criminal Justice from Wilmington University  as a well A.A.S. in Emergency Services Management from Delaware Technical and Community College. Since 1991, Michael has served as an active volunteer fire fighter with the Elsmere Fire Company in Wilmington, Delaware. During that time, Michael has earned his nationally registered fire fighter I & II and nationally registered EMT-B certifications.

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