Keith Parks, Inspector General Mission: "Enhancing Public Trust In Government"
The Department of Children and Families (Department) Office of Inspector General (OIG) was established to provide a central point for coordination of and responsibility for activities that promote accountability, integrity, and efficiency relating to the Department and its contracted and subcontracted providers. The OIG has three sections:
- The Appeal Hearings Section conducts fair hearings regarding public assistance cases.
- The Internal and Single Audit Section reviews the Department programs and operations, and recipient certified public accountant reports.
- The Investigations Section conducts investigations of fraud, waste, and abuse.