Meet the Special Agent in Charge

Special Agent in Charge Craig W. SaierCraig W. Saier reported as the Special Agent in Charge (SAC) of ATF's Tampa Field Division in November 2020.  

Prior to being named to this position, Mr. Saier served as an Assistant Special Agent in Charge in the Dallas Field Division remotely from El Paso, Texas. From 2016 to 2019, Mr. Saier was the ATF Country Attaché to Mexico. Mr. Saier also served as the Division Chief of the Resource Management Branch in ATF Headquarters in Washington. In his first supervisory position in 2012, Mr. Saier was the Group Supervisor of the Jacksonville, Florida, Group I Field Office. He began his career with ATF in 2000 as a Special Agent in the Pensacola, Florida, Field Office.

Prior to joining ATF, Saier served as an Immigration Inspector with the U.S. Immigration and Naturalization Service in El Paso, Texas.

Saier also served in the United States Air Force at Kelly Air Force Base, Texas, as a Cryptologic Linguist Specialist. He graduated from the Spanish language course at the Defense Language Institute at the Presidio of Monterey, California in 1993.

Saier holds a Bachelor’s Degree in International Studies from the University of West Florida and a Master’s Degree in Security and Safety Leadership from The George Washington University.



Last Reviewed November 10, 2020