Robert Kicklighter is a distinguished educator with a rich background encompassing criminal justice, law enforcement, security administration, and high-performance management. With his extensive expertise, Mr. Kicklighter has played a pivotal role in shaping the public safety and criminal justice field in Georgia. In 1996, he earned certification as a basic peace officer, and he has since risen to the prestigious position of a senior instructor accredited by the Georgia Peace Officer Standards and Training Council (POST).

Furthermore, Robert Kicklighter's commitment to advancing criminal law education is exemplified by his role as a professor specializing in criminal justice. His impressive academic journey includes pursuing a Ph.D. (ABD) in public safety, forensics, and homeland security and earning a master's degree in public safety and criminal justice. His dedication to excellence in law enforcement was recognized in 2002 when he was honored as the DUI Officer of the Year in Chatham County.

Robert Kicklighter's impact extends beyond the classroom and into the realm of driver's education. In 2004, he embarked on a mission to promote safe driving habits among young individuals. In 2007, his vision culminated in establishing Georgia Driver's Education, Inc., a testament to his unwavering commitment to saving lives and fostering responsible driving practices throughout the state.‚Äč