Rick Mayhew (B.S. in Occupational Studies, California State University Long Beach) serves as a Chief Officer and Chaplain for the fire service in Southern California. With over 30 years of fire service experience, Rick brings an insider’s perspective of America’s first responders when dealing with disasters. Rick has also served as a Chaplain for Victim Relief Ministries, an organization known for responding to national disasters.
Chief Mayhew has authored 15 years of monthly Chaplain’s letters, some published on Chaplaincorps.org and the internationally known Firefightersforchrist.org. He’s the author of futuristic thrillers Donovan’s Law and Soul Survivor(OakTara) and a biblical reference book for everyday life, Where Is That In the Bible? Rick also authors a blog based on headline news with biblical views at www.rickmayhew.com. He and his wife, Suzi, have been lovingly married for over 30 years. They have two daughters, one-son-law, and two grandchildren. Rick and his family enjoy their adventurous life, which includes spending a lot of time in the ocean.