Michelle Rafeld was named Assistant Director of Fraud, Enforcement and Licensing at the Ohio Department of Insurance in 2007. Rafeld oversees the licensing of insurance agents and agencies seeking to do business in Ohio, as well as the investigation of unlicensed insurance activity, agent misconduct and insurance fraud.
Before joining the Department, Rafeld worked for the Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation in their Special Investigations Division. She has worked in the insurance industry since 1990 and has more than 18 years of experience investigating insurance fraud.
Rafeld is actively involved with a number of working groups formed by the National Association of Insurance Commissioners and currently serves as Chair of the Anti-Fraud Task Force Seminar and Training Committee.