Topeka, KS – Insurance Commissioner Vicki Schmidt recently announced she has appointed Dennis Jones as Director of Anti-Fraud. Jones brings over 30 years of legal experience having previously served as a city attorney, county attorney, special prosecutor and most recently as assistant District Attorney for Shawnee County.
“The Director of Anti-Fraud is tasked with investigating suspected violators of the insurance fraud statutes and working with industry and law enforcement task forces to root out fraud,” Commissioner Schmidt said. “Fraud costs every honest Kansan more of their own money and it’s important we do everything we can to eliminate it. Dennis has had long legal career and has the right experience to be a tremendous asset to the Department and I’m thankful he has agreed to serve.”
“My entire career I’ve worked for fairness and justice,” Dennis Jones said. “I’m thrilled to be able to continue looking out for innocent Kansans and I’d like to thank Commissioner Schmidt for this opportunity.”
Commissioner Vicki Schmidt is the 26th Insurance Commissioner for the state of Kansas. She is currently the only elected female Insurance Commissioner and the only pharmacist elected to statewide office in the United States.
Source: KS Insurance Comissioner