Green Ops has a unique staff of special operations instructors who have extensive experience in their fields. 

Our special operations instructors include former and current members of military and law enforcement special operations units.




  • Army Special Forces (Green Beret) and Ranger qualified
  • Advanced Marksmanship Instructor for an In-Extremis Assault Force
  • Certified Federal Law Enforcement Instructor (FLETC-FITP)
  • Lead Firearms Instructor for a US Government Advanced Covert Carry Program
  • Former DCJS Firearms & Advanced Firearms Instructor
  • Law Enforcement Tactical Shooting Instructor, NRA
  • Special Forces Advanced Marksmanship & CQB Instructors (SFAUC)
  • Anti-Terrorism Instructor
  • Overseas experience conducting low-profile high-threat protection details for US Government Intelligence Agencies worldwide
  • USPSA & IDPA master class
  • Taught thousands of students to shoot and trained hundreds of foreign Tier-1 units
  • Host and co-producer of a national television show, Trigger Time TV (45 million potential viewers). 
  • NRA Counselor/Instructor (Pistol, Personal Protection in the Home, Rifle, Shotgun, CRSO, Home Safety)



  • NRA Pistol Instructor

  • Range Safety Officer, NRA

  • IDPA Expert class, SSP & USPSA competitive shooter

  • Graduate of over 15 formal shooting courses

  • Over 11 years of martial arts experience (2nd degree black belt in karate)




  • DCJS Private Security Services Firearms Instructor for Patrol Rifle and Advanced Handgun

  • NRA Law Enforcement Instructor in Pistol & Shotgun, Patrol Rifle, and Tactical Shooting

  • NRA Training Counselor (Home Safety, Pistol, Personal Protection in the Home, Rifle and Shotgun)

  • FLETC Firearms Instructor Program FITP

  • Contract Security Services Instructor for U.S. Government

  • CQB Range Safety Officer in Skills for Leaders in Advanced Marksmanship "SLAM" course

  • Full-time Firearms Instructor, U.S. Border Patrol (1.5 years)

  • Marine Corps Range Coach Marksmanship Instructor, MOS 8531

  • Artillery Officer, enlisted infantry U.S. Marine Corps (8 years)

  • Former DCJS Law Enforcement Officer Firearms Instructor (3 years)

  • Former law enforcement officer, 12 years (federal and local)

  • MEUSOC deployment




  • Firearms Industry Professional (18 Years)

  • Professional Firearms Instructor and Trainer for nationally recognized firearms training organizations

  • Technical Advisor for TV shows and firearms training videos

  • Editor for multiple published firearms training books and lesson plans

  • Trained actors, professional athletes, and dignitaries 

  • Trained and certified hundreds of firearms instructors, including government employees and contractors from several agencies

  • Conducted seminars at firearms industry trade shows with as many as 100,000 people in attendance

  • Competitive shooter in IDPA, USPSA, 3-gun, Trap, Skeet and Sporting Clay tournaments.  

  • Winner of the Gunsite Silver Chicken  




  • Advanced Patrol Carbine Operations Instructor

  • Defense Technology Instructor

  • DCJS Private Security Services Firearms Instructor (current)

  • DCJS Law Enforcement Officer Firearms Instructor (20 Years)

  • NRA Law Enforcement Instructor (Pistol & Shotgun, Tactical Shooting, and Patrol Rifle)

  • Certified Armorer in multiple weapons platforms

  • Competitive shooter in Long Range Precision and 2 & 3 Gun

  • Law Enforcement Officer (22 years, state and local)

  • Formerly Assigned to State Narcotics / Interdiction Task Force

  • Attended multiple training schools and seminars to include long range precision shooting, CQB tactics, and combat pistol




  • Defensive Tactics/Control Tactics Academy Instructor

  • Police Academy Range Master

  • NRA Law Enforcement Firearms Instructor

  • NRA Basic Pistol Instructor

  • NRA Range Safety Officer

  • Simunitions Certified Instructor/safety Officer

  • Civilian CCW Instructor

  • Certified Armorer in multiple platforms

  • IDPA & USPSA Competitive Shooter

  • IDPA Safety Officer

  • March Director for several area ranges

  • Former Lead Firearms Instructor for major local training facility

  • Law Enforcement Officer (8 years, local)

  • U.S. Navy Veteran