Rick McKee is the staff cartoonist at The Augusta Chronicle. In 2006, McKee was named Time Magazine's Person of the Year, along with everybody else.
From doodling pictures of the principal in English class to skewering the president of the United States in the newspaper pages of America, McKee has been cartooning all of his life and has been entertaining readers of the Augusta Chronicle since January 1998. McKee is one of the most reprinted cartoonists in America with his cartoons syndicated to more than 850 newspapers across the country by CagleCartoons.com. In 2013, McKee won first place in the international Ranan Lurie/U.N. cartoon competition. McKee's award-winning work has been featured on CNN/Headline News, the Fox News Channel and in Newsweek. McKee is U.S. Ambassador for United Sketches, an international organization to support freedom of expression and cartoonists in exile.