Certi!ed Training Instructor, Instructor of Crime Scene Photography, Forensic Photography, and Digital Photography, (Retired FBI)

Michael J. Brooks is the founder of Fusion Companies, LLC, where he serves as the Chief Executive Officer. He is overseeing all executive operations and training divisions of the company.

Michael served with the federal government a total of 25 years. He gained vast experience as a combat photographer in the United States Air Force. He served as the senior instructor of scientific & technical photography at the FBI Academy for over 10 years. He retired from the FBI in 2007. Mr. Brooks has assisted in over 1000 investigations in his career and has trained over 10,000 members of the public safety community from all 50 states and many countries around the world. He has presented more than 50 lectures at the FBI Academy.

Michael has also conducted over 100 specialized workshops for all levels of personnel in the public safety community. Over the past decade he has been a frequent lecturer at numerous public safety conferences.

Mr. Brooks is a recipient of the prestigious John Levitow Award For Leadership from the United States Air Force and has also been decorated by the FBI Director.