I am an outdoorsman and military veteran who enjoys backpacking into remote and rugged wilderness environments throughout North America. I document my adventures and I provide you information on how to safely navigate, and enjoy these wilderness areas.
My background and experience began in 1983, when I enlisted into the US Army out of high school. I served and trained with two very elite and distinguished military units, (see below), which spanned between 1983 to 1992. During my tour of duty, I attended and graduated from the below U.S Army Schoolsl.
MILITARY SCHOOLS AND TRAINING
I have received the following specialized training during my military career.
I am a retired law enforcement officer, (Deputy Sheriff), with the Orange County Sheriff’s Office located in Orlando, Florida. I have served with (3) law enforcement agencies during my career which began in 2002. Below are the agencies I have served with.
US CONTRACTOR (AFGHANSITAN)
Between 2008, to 2010, I took a leave of absence from the Orange County Sheriff’s Office and I became a US contractor, (Advisor), in Afghanistan. I was embedded with a specialized military unit where I trained, mentored, and advised, the Afghan National Police (ANP) in police tactics, training, and logistics.
My military training, outdoor experience, and law enforcement background, is what I bring to you. Please follow along on my website and other social media sites as I share my knowledge and experience with you.