Kelly Riddle is an adjunct course instructor for PI Education. Mr. Riddle is the owner of Kelmar Global in San Antonio, Texas. He is a highly sought out speaker for investigative seminars and conferences within the United States.
Mr. Riddle comes from a police and law enforcement background and has a long history of providing top rated investigative services as a Texas licensed private investigative agency with his home base in San Antonio. A popular private investigator with the news media, Mr. Riddle has had many media exposures in the national press as well as local and regional coverage of him in Central Texas. Mr. Riddle has appeared in many newspapers, television and radio talk shows and is a popular article writer for many private investigative association newsletters.
Graduating from the University Of North Alabama with a B.S. degree in Criminal Justice, Mr. Riddle served with two police departments in Alabama before entering private practice. During his career in law enforcement, he gained extensive experience as a training officer, SWAT team member, evidence technician, photography technician, motorcycle officer, arson investigator, juvenile specialist, breath analyzer technician and PEI operator. Kelmar And Associates was founded in 1989 in San Antonio Texas. Prior to opening his own firm, Mr. Riddle worked for two insurance companies as an adjuster and investigator.
Mr. Riddle has more than 35 years of investigative experience and earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Criminal Justice from the University of North Alabama.
- Kelly is also on the Public Relations committee for the Council of International Investigators.
- Kelly obtained his Texas Certified Investigator designation (less than 50 in Texas.)
- Mr. Riddle is also the Past-President (2010-2012) for TALI – the Texas Association of Licensed Investigators (TALI);
- Board of Directors (2007-2010) for TALI as well as being on the Board of Directors for the Freedom of Information Foundation of Texas.