Our founder, Steve Bell, served 13 years in the US Military. He proudly served in the United States Marine Corps and United States Army National Guard. Steve was deployed to Afghanistan with the 118th Sapper Company in 2010-2011 where he successfully conducted Route Clearance missions. During his time in the Army, he was also a member of S.A.R.T.S (Small Arms Readiness Training Squad). Where he taught weapons familiarization and marksmanship to many units. Steve also spent time with PTAE (Pre-Mobilization Training and Assessment Element), training Units on Counter IED (Improvised Explosive Device) in preparation for upcoming deployments.
Steve has multiple civilian instructor certifications through the NRA and USA Archery, as well as multiple military instructor certifications.