Former member of the United States Army
30 year Veteran of the Illinois Department of Corrections(IDOC) Retiring at the rank of Major
8years IDOC Statewide Escape Response Team
6 years IDOC Hostage Rescue Team
4 Years IDOC Shotgun Entry Team
20 years IDOC Tactical Unit
Instructed a variety of firearms related courses at the IDOC Training Academy in Springfield, IL.
State certified instructor for the Illinois Concealed Carry Course.
Member of the National Association of Certified Firearms Instructors.
Trained with organizations such as Gunsite, Larry Vickers Tactical, and Adamax Tactical.
NRA Certified Range Safety Officer.