Mr. McDermott comes to LRVC from Waldo County Technical Center where he taught law enforcement for two years. In 2008, he retired after 22 years as a police sergeant with the Westbrook Police Department. In addition, he had an 18 year career as a part-time detention officer with the U.S. Immigration Service. As a life long learner, Mr. McDermott has earned 3 college degrees. He lives in Gorham with his wife and two grown children. His hobbies include hiking, motorcycling, running, and snowmobiling.