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Meet the Instructor

Mike is a veteran educator, LTC holder, State LTC and School Safety instructor, nd NRA instructor.  As a  professional educator, Mike is experienced in providing engaging instruction to all learning styles, successfully teaching all levels, from small children to college and adult classes.


Mike has a passion for self-defense carry while maintaining a belief in non-violent conflict resolution.  As a husband, father, grandfather, and educator he has a loyality to his family, friends, and students.  He takes his role as a protector seriously.  Come let Mike help you become a better protector of yourself and those around you.



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"To preserve liberty, it is essential that the whole body of the people always possess arms, and be taught alike, especially when young, how to use them."

- Richard Henry Lee

Certifications and courses are affiliated with thier respected organizations and are not affilitated with each other.  

Texas Certifications

Texas Education Agency Secondary Science

Texas License to Carry Instructor

Texas School Safety Certified Instructor


NRA Certified Instructor

Basic Pistol

Personnal Protection Inside the Home

Personnal Protection Outside the Home


Gunsite Academy

Church Defense


FirstCare Provider

Stop the Bleed



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