The Inspector General played an active role in the ongoing evolution of this national association which was formed in October, 1996. Fred Schuknecht was elected to the board of directors in November, 1998, subsequently was elected treasurer of the national association, and currently serves as treasurer of the Tallahassee chapter.
Sharing of information among state and local inspectors general from throughout the nation is a primary benefit, as well as the association's new certification of IG's effort.
Governor's Council on Integrity and Efficiency
The Inspector General is an active member and attends the regularly scheduled meetings of Florida's inspectors general. Open communication among the IG's and the Chief Inspector General continues to enhance the effectiveness of the IG community.
The Investigators' Roundtable brings together members of investigative units of the Inspector Generals' offices for each agency on a monthly basis to identify best practices and discuss common issues. These meetings promote progress through the sharing of ideas and best practices among state agencies.