15 year law enforcement veteran with 13 years as a road patrol Deputy Sheriff. Currently a sergeant for the Tuscarawas County Sheriff’s Office. Sheriff’s office SWAT team member and training coordinator. A state certified precision rifle operator/instructor and OPOTA Patrol Rifle/Carbine Instructor. Tactical Defence Training S.W.A.T. certified. Predominantly an entry officer with a sub-gun but handles all sniper work when needed. Tactical Rappel instructor at the Tuscarawas County Sheriff’s Office 53ft Tactical Rappel Tower.
Petzel certified trainer on the “EXO” Personal Safety System. Rappel trainer for REVAC-USA. REVAC specializes in building escape, rappelling and climbing instruction. Revac-USA works with US Special Forces, Police/SWAT and Fire organizations. The Petzel “EXO” system is life saving back up gear for the sniper. The system permits the operator to bail from an elevated position, due to structure failure or enemy forces entering the structure from below. For information on the EXO Personal Safety System, contact www.revac-usa.com