Rafiq Ahmad is currently the Special Agent in Charge of the Department of Labor, Office of the Inspector General, Atlanta Regional Office. Mr. Ahmad has over 32 years of government service, having previously worked as a Supervisory Special Agent with the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, beginning his career in bureau headquarters in 1987. A native of Baltimore, Maryland, Mr. Ahmad graduated from the prestigious Baltimore Polytechnic Institute, earned a Bachelor's degree in Criminal Justice from the University of Maryland, and his Master’s degree in Human Resources Management and Development from Seton Hall University. Mr. Ahmad has been a stalwart in the community serving as a mentor to young men and women in the greater Atlanta community. Mr. Ahmad frequently provides lectures to youth on the importance of decisions and consequences and the value of making quality decisions. Mr. Ahmad provides lectures in life skills, bridging the gap between law enforcement and the community, peer pressure and the importance of education. Mr. Ahmad is a member of the 100 Black Men of South Metro where he serves as an Executive Board member of the South Metro Chapter, is the current President of the Georgia Chapter of the National Organization of Black Law Enforcement Executives, and is a member of Atlanta Metropol.