Richard A. Rohde currently serves as the Assistant Inspector General for Investigations in the Office of the Inspector General (OIG), Social Security Administration (SSA). Mr. Rohde started his law enforcement career in 1965 with the Metropolitan Police Department in St. Louis, Missouri. It was during this time that he completed his undergraduate degree at the University of Missouri-St. Louis with the Bachelor of Science Degree in Administration of Justice and a Masters of Arts Degree from St. Louis University in Urban Affairs.
Mr. Rohde began a career with the United States Secret Service in December of 1975. While employed by the Secret Service, Mr. Rohde held the following positions: Special Agent - Springfield, Illinois, New York, New York, and Counterfeit Division -Washington, DC; Assistant to the Special Agent in Charge - Los Angeles, California; Special Agent in Charge - Counterfeit Division and the Baltimore Field Office; and Deputy Assistant Director - Office of Investigations.
In September of 1999, Mr. Rohde joined the SSA OIG as the Special Agent in Charge of External Affairs Division.
Throughout his government career, Mr. Rohde has received numerous awards for his meritorious service.
Mr. Rohde is married to Mary Johnette Rohde and they have one daughter, Sarah.