Rick McMahan

Rick McMahan

Instructor, Kentucky Department of Criminal Justice Training

ATF Senior Special Agent (retired) Rick McMahan spent over twenty five years as a federal agent, retiring in 2017. During his career, Rick worked a wide array of criminal casework from interstate firearms traffickers; murder for hire cases; and even a serial bomber. For over a year and a half, Rick was the lead case agent/ contact agent for an agent working undercover to infiltrate an outlaw motorcycle gang.  Rick served as an ATF firearms instructor as well as on the job trainer for new agents. Currently, Rick is an instructor the Kentucky Department of Criminal Justice Training (DOCJT) (police academy) where he has taught firearms and currently teaches in the investigative techniques section. In his spare time, Rick enjoys writing, and he has twice had stories published in Mystery Writers of America anthologies.

*Rick is sponsored by Patti Phillips.

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