Active Law Enforcement Officer with 13 years of experience. Currently assigned full-time to a large and active California SWAT team. Assigned to SWAT for 9 years and his assignments have included the following;
•Team Leader (TL)
•Aerial Platform Operations
•US Marshals Task Force Officer
•Firearms & Tactics Instructor
Instructor Certifications from the following Organizations; CA POST, FLETC, FBI, NTOA, NRA Law Enforcement, Sig Sauer Academy, Centrifuge Training, Tactical Performance Center (TPC), LeadFaucet Tactical, Rangemaster Firearms Training Services, Singleton International, Center Mass Training Institute, Sage Dynamics, Surefire Institute, and Ultimate Training Munitions (UTM).
Department Lead Instructor for the following topics; Active Shooter Response, MACTAC, Pistol, Patrol Rifle, Basic SWAT School, Patrol Entries, Sub-Machine Gun, Close Quarters Battle (CQB), Vehicle CQB, and Force on Force.
Assistant Instructor for Dan Brokos of LeadFaucet Tactical.
Has trained with some of the worlds best firearms and tactics instructors; Mike Pannone, JJ Racaza, Matt Graham, Jared Reston, Bill Blowers, Kyle Defoor, Steve Fisher, Ben Stoeger, Johnny Primo, Larry Vickers, Paul Van Dunk, Pat McNamara, Jeff Gonzales, William Petty, Chris Costa, Bill Go, Travis Haley, Jerry Barnhart, Ron Avery, Aaron Cowan, Dan Brokos, Scott Jedlinski, Rob Leatham, Bill Rapier, Drew Estell, Ken Hackathorn, Jamey Caldwell, Scott Reitz, Aaron Burruga, Ernest Langdon, Northern Red, Chuck Pressburg, Tu Lam, Tom Givens, Academi, FTF Tactics, Sig Sauer Academy, FBI Rangemaster, Phil Singleton, John McPhee, Jim Smith, Mark Lang, Max Joseph, Bob Vogel, and Frank Proctor.
Belongs to the following Professional Associations:
•National Tactical Officers Association (NTOA)
•California Association of Tactical Officers (CATO)
•National Rifle Association - Law Enforcement Division (NRA)
•International Association of Law Enforcement Firearms Instructors (IALEFI)
•International Law Enforcement Educators & Trainer’s Association (ILEETA)
•National Law Enforcement Firearms Instructors Association (NLEFIA)
•American Sniper Association (ASA)