Mike has been shooting for over 35 years as both a student and instructor. After shooting informally for a few years, Mike realized he needed formal training, and made the first of many trips to Gunsight for education in the Modern Technique of the Pistol.
Mike is an NRA certified instructor for Rifle, Pistol, Shotgun, Personal Protection in the Home, Personal Protection Outside the Home, and is an NRA Chief Range Safety Officer, Mike is also a California Department of Justice Firearms Instructor as well as a California P.O.S.T. certified Law Enforcement Firearms Instructor.
In addition, Mike has completed the EMT basic program at San Jose City College and passed the National Certification Test. Mike is also a BSIS certified armed security guard.
Mike continues to expand his knowledge base by taking additional training coarse from leading shooting schools such as Gunsite, Front Sight, and Tactical Firearms Training Team.
Mike has a BA in Business from San Jose State University and is an NRA Distinguished Expert in Pistol.