James (Chip) Devasher | 26 years experience
After graduating from Eastern Kentucky University, James "Chip" Devasher started his career with the Lexington, KY Division of Police where he spent over two years in undercover operations in the Vice and Special Investigations Unit. Chip was deputized with the Drug Enforcement Administration and worked across the Bluegrass in covert drug investigations. Chip continued his career with the Kentucky State Police and was quickly promoted to Detective where he worked homicides and high profile crimes. Chip finished his career with KSP as an instructor at the State Police Academy where he taught criminal investigation and interview and interrogation. Chip continued his career in corporate investigations where he worked as a Loss Prevention Manager and Investigator for Lowes and Amazon.com. Chip also served as Regional Manager with G4S Secure Solutions managing the physical security program for Amazon.com fulfillment centers across the nation. Over the last 11 years, Chip has lead the CSI team and utilizes his unique law enforcement and business experience to conduct high-level investigations for CSI's clients.
James Starks | 48 years experience
Jim retired from the State Police in 1998 after a 27 year career in law enforcement. Jim's assignments during his highly successful career with the State Police included Trooper, Undercover Narcotics Detective, General Investigations, Hostage Negotiator, SRT and Child Abuse Specialist. Jim is a recognized expert in the investigation of child abuse and is an internationally recognized instructor. Jim has held law enforcement teaching certificates in Oklahoma, New Mexico, New York, Connecticut, Wyoming, and Utah. After his retirement with the State Police, Jim began his career in private investigations and quickly became the leading private investigator in Kentucky. Over the past 21 years, Jim built an impressive clientele to include hundreds of attorneys, insurance companies, and corporations. Jim continues to teach child abuse investigation and conducts comprehensive investigations for CSI's high profile clients.
Josh Devasher | 15 years experience
Josh has an extensive 16-year background in Loss Prevention and corporate investigations. He has worked for two Fortune 50 companies and has traveled regionally conducting internal investigations. Josh has an extensive background in surveillance and workers compensation investigations. Josh has successfully closed several million dollar workers compensation investigations gaining our clients the evidence they need to close their cases. Josh currently conducts specialized investigations for CSI's clients focusing on his strengths in surveillance, workers compensation, and infidelity investigations.
Steve Marsh | 10 years experience
Steve was employed by three Fortune 50 companies as a security manager and an internal investigator. His experience includes retail loss prevention, corporate safety and risk management of worldwide fulfillment centers. He specializes in security risk mitigation, integrated security solutions, and project management. Steve proudly served in the United States Marine Corps and brings a wealth of military and security experience to CSI's team. Steve currently manages CSI's security projects and is the project manager for our security details and VIP security assignments.
Tammy Gee | 19 years experience
Tammy owned and operated for over 8 years Tammy's Learning Center in Georgetown, KY before starting her career in security supervision and management. Tammy has worked for two prominent security firms (G4S Secure Solutions and U.S. Security Associates) as a supervisor and project manager. Tammy uses her leadership skills and experience to support CSI's investigators by overseeing our office operations and conducting intelligence requests for CSI's clients. Tammy also manages our employment background requests for our corporate clients.