The Commissioner regulates rates for auto, health, homeowners, and other types of insurance and investigates consumer complaints. The commissioner also serves as the state fire chief, overseeing safety and prevention programs and building inspections.
King, who was appointed to the position by Gov. Brian Kemp in 2019, cited his efforts to combat insurance fraud to put money back in customers’ pockets. During his tenure, the department recovered more than $40 million of him from insurance companies, he said.