Steve Smith has been the California Department of Insurance (CDI), Enforcement Branch Chief- Administrative Support & Compliance since 2014. This position oversees the CDI Enforcement Branch administrative functions of budgets, procurement, facilities, human resources, evidence, property control, management reporting, fraud referrals/consumer complaints and special projects. The position also oversees the Enforcement Branch compliance units that oversee the compliance of insurer SIU operations and district attorney insurance fraud grants. During his time with CDI Mr. Smith also served as the CDI SIU Compliance Program Manager. Prior to his time with CDI, Mr. Smith was an auditor in the California Highway Patrol Office of the Inspector General.