Leisa Valerio MS, BFA, WRT

Investigator

Contact Info

Department

Investigative Services

Phone

(772) 262-5711

Email

leisa.valerio@youngonline.com

Locations

Boca Raton, FL

Biography

Leisa’s 28 year Law Enforcement career included working for the State of Florida as a State Trooper /Traffic Homicide Investigator and an Insurance Fraud Lieutenant. Leisa then transitioned to the private sector where she became a Special Investigator and Florida Property Adjuster. Her credentials presently currently include; Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE), IICRC Water Damage Restoration Technician, and Florida Property Adjuster.

Credentials

  • MS  |  Master of Science
  • BFA  |  Bachelor Fine Arts
  • WRT  |  IICRC - WRT (Water Damage Restoration Tech)
  • Florida Licensed Adjuster #W489232
  • Florida PI License #C3200326
  • IPTM – Traffic Reconstruction Certified

Professional Experience

  • 2022 - Current  |  Investigator  |  YOUNG & Associates
  • 2021 - 2022  |  Property Field Adjuster  |  Security First Insurance Company
  • 2018 - 2021  |  SIU Investigator  |  Security First Insurance Company
  • 2004 - 2018  |  Detective, Lieutenant -Florida Department of Financial Services  |  Bureau of Insurance Fraud
  • 1990 - 2004  |  State Trooper, Corporal (Traffic Homicide Investigator)  |  Florida Highway Patrol

Education

  • Florida International University  |  Miami, Florida
    Master of Science - Criminal Justice
  • IPTM  |  Jacksonville, Florida
    Certified - Traffic Reconstructionist
  • Broward State College  |  Davie, Florida
    Associate of Arts - Graphic Design / Photography
  • Florida Atlantic University  |  Boca Raton, Florida
    Bachelor of Fine Arts - Graphic Design / Photography