Mike comes to the SIG SAUER Academy with over 20 years combined Military and Law Enforcement experience.
Prior to federal law enforcement, Mike spent 4 years in USMC Infantry, and is a first gulf war Vet with numerous awards and commendations. He spent 10 years combined in local (NH) law enforcement and is a certified instructor in pistol, rifle, shotgun, ASP, handcuffing, OC spray, officer survival, motor vehicle tactics and use of force.
Mike spent 7 years as a Federal Agent with the Dept. of. Energy, serving as a Federal Agent with Special Response Force (SRF), a highly trained full time tactical team whose duties include mission support and recovery. Mike trained in close quarter battle (CQB), explosive and mechanical breeches, assaulter, urban and motor vehicle assaults, designated marksman (sniper with the SR 25 platform) surveillance and counter surveillance.
Mike has spent the last 4 years as a Federal Agent within the Dept. of Homeland Security. During this time he has received the "Director’s Award" and "Distinguished Expert” award.
Mike is an active NRA and FLEO member.