Dave comes to the SIG SAUER Academy team with over 30 years of combined military and law enforcement experience. During his 20+ years of active-duty Marine Corps service, he was a Primary Marksmanship Instructor (PMI), Drill Instructor – Instructor, USMC Shooting Team member, and Inspector-Instructor Staff First Sergeant. Immediately after retirement, Dave joined the New Hampshire State Police attaining the rank of Sergeant. He served on the NHSP SWAT Team as their Sniper Team Leader and Sniper Instructor responding to many barricaded suspect calls, barricaded/hostage incidents, high risk warrants and VIP security details. He helped to develop and teach the Active Shooter Response training throughout New Hampshire. He has presented Police Marksman/Observer/Sniper classes through New Hampshire Tactical Officers Association (NHTOA) and is a Law Enforcement Advanced Development (L.E.A.D) Sniper Instructor.
Dave is a life member of the National Rifle Association (NRA), and member of organizations such as NHTOA and American Sniper Association (ASA). Further, he is a TASER Master Instructor, New Hampshire Police Standards and Training Council (NHPSTC) Firearms Instructor, Rifle Instructor, Defensive Tactics Instructor, and Defense Technologies (DefTec) munitions Instructor.