Chadd W. Lackey
Mr. Lackey became Executive Director of the State Commission of Investigation on Jan. 1, 2020. A longtime member of the Commission staff, Mr. Lackey had served as the agency’s Deputy Director/General Counsel since July 2017. As the SCI’s top administrator, he directs the day-to-day operations of the agency. Mr. Lackey, who joined the SCI as an investigative counsel in 2005, has directed several of the agency’s most high-profile investigations into organized crime, including a groundbreaking inquiry that identified prescription pill abuse as the precursor to a new heroin epidemic. Prior to his employment at the Commission, Mr. Lackey was an Assistant State Attorney in Miami-Dade County, Florida where he founded and managed the Community Prosecutions Unit. A graduate of Northwood University, Mr. Lackey earned his law degree from Temple University School of Law.