After serving almost 23 years, Ron Whitney retired from the FBI as a Special Agent. He has been a licensed Private Investigator since January 1995, opening his office the day after he retired from the Bureau and is an elder fraud/elder abuse prevention specialist. Ron has been a lay counselor at Hope Center Covenant Church for 16 years and another 1-1/2 years at New Directions. He has been a life coach since 2007, specializing in marriages and a variety of relationships, is a certified Grief Recovery Specialist, a certified pre-marital counselor and coach, and a member of the Christian Coaches Network. He is a member of Business Network International, the California Association of Licensed Investigators, and the Association of Former FBI Agents. He is currently facilitating a pro-bono class on effective communication/boundaries class for women who are in various stages of alcohol and drug rehab in Pittsburg.