- Began his professional career with a Las Vegas Valley police agency serving as a Field Training Officer, Crisis Intervention Team member, SWAT Operator, Firearms Instructor, and Active Shooter Instructor.
- 8-year veteran of his department’s Collateral Duty SWAT team rising to the position of Sniper Team Leader.
- was responsible for training and oversaw the deployment of the police snipers during critical incidents and public venue overwatch operations and planning High-Risk Search Warrants
- Was the lead firearms instructor for the SWAT team and coordinated & developed training, qualifications and lead all firearm-based training for his team.
- Certified NRA, NTOA & FBI firearms instructor