From the President

A message from George Harms - President-  International Association of Arson Investigators, West Virginia Chapter

I would like to thank the International Association of Arson Investigators (IAAI), West Virginia Chapter, for the honor to serve as President for this coming year. I also want to thank President Jon Jorgensen, and the previous board of directors for the excellent job that they have done over the past year. I acknowledge that there have been some hurdles that they have had to overcome, which makes their achievements all the more significant. I especially want to thank Korri Powers for her untiring devotion to the organization. Without Korri, I truly believe that my job as President would be so much harder. I’m sure that past presidents would agree.

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The International Association of Arson Investigators® (IAAI®) is an international professional association of more than 9,000 fire investigation professionals, united by a strong commitment to suppress the crime of arson through professional fire investigation.


The IAAI shall continue to serve as the global resource for those working in and associated with the fire, arson, and explosion investigation profession with respect to fire safety and prevention; arson investigation, determination, and prosecution; and fire loss claims and litigation.

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