Mr. von Geldern is an Alameda County Deputy District Attorney. He is the President of NCFIA Anti-Fraud Alliance, and is the CDAA Technical Advisor for this Conference. Mr. von Geldern pioneered the extremely successful CDAA Multi-Agency Fraud Conference, which was held annually in Southern and Northern California, and which merged with the annual NCFIA Training Conference in Monterey to create this Conference. For the Insurance Fraud Advisory Board (IFAB), he serves as the representative prosecutor. He was invited to participate in the California Peace Officers Association’s Standards and Ethics Committee. He successfully initiated and wrote legislation that reformed California statute of limitations law, and is active in bipartisan efforts to improve the criminal justice system. He frequently lectures on ethics, discovery and fraud-related issues. His jury trial experience ranges from property crime to special circumstance murder. He received his undergraduate degree from UC Berkeley and his law degree from the University of Michigan.