Catamount Tactical LLC
An Expeditionary Consultancy
MA, Unconventional Warfare
American Military University 
BA, Professional Aeronautics
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University 
Airline Transport Pilot, Rotorcraft-helicopter
S-76, MI-8/17/171
Commercial Priviledge, CFII
Airplane Single and Multi-Engine Land, Instrument Airplane
BE200, BE300
Airline Transport Pilot (Helicopter)
Flight Radiotelephony License
Flight Experience

Total Flight Time 9,800 hours
Helicopter 7,700
Fixed-wing 2,100
NVG 2,200+ 
Turbine 9,000+ 

Aircrft Qualifications 
AH6 G/J, H500, MD530F, Bell UH-1, OH-58A/C, AH1 F/P/S, 206, 407, 407GX, 212, 412 EP SP, Sikorsky S-76 A/C/C+, UH-60 A/L, MI-8,  MI-17 MTV, MI-24/35, Eurocopter AS 350 B2, AS 550 C3 Fennec, Bell/Northstar 407 MRH.
B200, B350, C-12, MC12W, SH33, Cessna 208, SH-33. 

Specialized Training (Air)
K4 Aviator, US Army Instructor Pilot, US Army Aviation Safety Officer, Deck Landing Instructor, Dunker/Heeds, High Altitude Training Site Mountain Flying Course, Top Flight-Canadian Mountain Flying Course, Upset Recovery, multiple factory initial qualifications and recurrent training, Bell 407 Instructor Pilot Course, FSI International Procedure Course. 

Specialized Training (Ground/Other)
Accelerated Free-Fall (HALO), Airborne, Air Assault, Military Mountaineering (winter), Winter Expedition Course, BSR Counter-Terrorism Driving Course, ITI Counter-Terrorism Driving Course, Blackwater Pistol and Carbine Instructor Course, Advanced Land Navigation Instructor Course, Army Survival, Evasion, Resistance, Escape (SERE) Course, Advanced SERE Course, Surveillance Detection Course,  Nuclear, Biological and Chemical Officer Qualification Course, Army Resilience Instructor Training Course, Crossfit Level I Instructor Course, Critical Thinking, Crisis Management, and Public Speaking Courses, Techniques of Interview and Interogation Course. Numerous official USG deployment training courses.  NRA pistol instructor/Distinguished Expert, NRA Range Safety Officer (RSO), Personal Defense Inside the Home, Refuse To Be A Victim.

Cross-Cultural Experience  

Over 25 Years of experience in 75 countries. Extensive experience training and mentoring local nationals. Recently completed 4+ years training allied special operations forces in the Middle East.
Military Experience

CW5 (Retired). 

2-1 Avn and 1-1 Cavalry, Germany

19th Spt Cmd, Camp Eagle, Korea

B Co 1-160 SOAR (ABN), Ft Campbell, Ky 
FMQ, Instructor Pilot
Armament Platoon Leader
Master Gunner

Flight Concepts Division
Senior Instructor Pilot
Commander, Training Section 
Commander, Fixed-wing Section 
Chief Warrant Officer, Command Group 

Combat and Hazardous Duty Deployments

Somalia, Haiti, Balkans, Central and South America, Middle East, Afghanistan, Iraq

Awards and Decorations


Security Clearance

High level, current and active.  Contact me for details if relevant.

Oraganizations and Affiliations

Airplane Owners and Pilots Association (AOPA)
National Association of Flight Instructors (NAFI)
Society of Aviation and Flight Educators (SAFE)
Night Stalkers Association (NSA)
National Rifle Association (NRA)
Gun Owners of America (GOA)
Virginia Citizens Defense League (VCDL)
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