GA-07: Rich McCormick (R)
Dr. Rich McCormick is a decorated Marine helicopter pilot, and now an emergency room doctor on the frontlines against COVID-19.
With over 20 years in the U.S. Marine Corps and Navy, McCormick served in combat zones in Africa, the Persian Gulf, and Afghanistan. As a Marine, he flew helicopters and taught at Georgia Tech and Morehouse College as the Marine officer instructor. In the Navy, Rich earned the rank of Commander and served as the department head for the Emergency Medicine Department in Kandahar, Afghanistan.
McCormick is a graduate of Morehouse School of Medicine where he was also student body president, and completed residency in Emergency Medicine through Emory while training at Grady Hospital in Atlanta. He also received his MBA from National University in California.
McCormick and his wife, Debra, an oncologist, have seven children and live in Suwanee.