Dave Rattigan is a 20-year educator in the field of presentation and communication. For 25 years, he has been a professional stand-up comedian (his CD was played on Sirius Satellite Radio) and producer of live comedy shows who owns Scamps Comedy Productions. In addition, he co-hosts the podcast Inside the Thin Blue Line, which examines police-related issues from a street cops' point of view. He's formerly an award-winning journalist who wrote for publications including People Magazine and The Boston Globe, and worked as a writer/editor-for-hire for for businesses including John Hancock, the Boston Pops, Merrimack College, Community Newspaper Company, and Mass. Lawyers Weekly.