About the Inspector General

Shortly after taking office, Clerk Peacock, established the Department of Inspector General via charter in January of 2015. Clerk Peacock envisioned an accredited inspector general department staffed with highly qualified and dedicated staff.

Inspector General Andrew Thurman was initially hired as an Inspector General Auditor/Investigator in April of 2018. Andrew was promoted to Inspector General in April of 2023.


University of West Florida
Major:Master of Science in Cybersecurity (Degree awarded: 2022)

University of West Florida
Major: Master of Accountancy (Degree awarded: 2017)

University of West Florida
Major: Bachelor of Science in Business Administration: Accounting (Degree awarded: 2016)

Professional Certifications

Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
Florida Board of Accountancy (License No. AC56006)

Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE)
Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (Certification No. 985548)

Certified Inspector General Investigator (CIGI)
Association of Inspectors General (Certification No. 1172)

Certified Inspector General Auditor (CIGA)
Association of Inspectors general (Certification No. 640)

Department Contact:
Andrew Thurman, CPA, CFE, CIGI, CIGA
Inspector General
Clerk of Courts and Comptroller
101 East James Lee Blvd.
Crestview, FL 32536
Phone: (850) 689-5000 ext. 3421
Email: [email protected]
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