A Gay Professional Investigator’s Journey
Publication Date: December 17, 2014
Now the world will know, one of the industry leaders in Insurance Fraud Investigations, is a gay man. Michael Andrews, a Professional Investigator tells stories of cases he’s solved and his personal life. This first book introduces him to the entire world as hes unbeknownst outside of his own community. After making a name inside the investigative industry, he is now coming out to the entire world as a gay professional investigator. For many years felt it necessary to hide feelings to family, friends, and co-workers. Imagine being fired twice in your life simply because you’re gay. The struggle to find your place in an industry, struggle to prove yourself — all to be fired only because who you are. But the jokes on them, having goals in mind anything in life is possible. Building the courage to stand up, on your own, and launch a company despite anything in the past, this is one man’s story.
The Modern Professional Investigator: From Don’t Ask Don’t Tell to Corporate America A Gay Professional Investigator’s Journey by Michael P Andrews details what it is like to serve your county, work in the insurance fraud industry, and live as a gay man. It tells of the fear of disclosing, the repercussions of doing so, and how one brave and principled man not only overcame all the discrimination that society threw at him but became a successful and happy professional investigator who has made major changes that has improved the industry. Even when he knew the difficulties that he would face he stood up for what was right and just.
The author brings you into his world as he tells about specific cases and experiences. Letting you feel the struggles and emotions that he felt. I found this book to be thought provoking, informative, as well as uplifting.