Queen Anne's County Extension Office
505 Railroad Avenue
Centreville, Maryland 21617-1138
Phone (main): 410.758.0166
Cecil County Extension Office
County Administration Building
200 Chesapeake Blvd.
Elkton, Maryland 21921
Phone (main): 410 996-5280
Dr. Paul R. Rickert is the Area Extension Director for Cecil, Kent, and Queen Anne's Counties. He joined Extension from Bryan College (TN) where he was Dean of Adult and Graduate Studies & Associate Professor of Criminal Justice. He was previously an Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice, Program Director, Director of Distance Learning Programs, and Assessment Coordinator at LeTourneau University (Texas) and Liberty University (Virginia).
He was a police officer (full-time and reserve) from 1996 until 2016 in VA, TX, and TN. He enjoys studying human trafficking, military operations other than war (MOOTW), peace studies, economics, governance, theology, and policy. Paul, originally from upstate-N.Y., is an avid traveler, having lived in Denmark and Hungary, and traveled to more than 30 countries worldwide, and taken 7 trips abroad with his students. He has been married to Michelle (a Cecil County, MD native) since 1996 and they have 3 children.