“Mato,” joined SIG SAUER in 2013 and had served as Executive Director, Global Defense Sales since his arrival. Prior to joining SIG he held a variety of roles in industry including Executive Director-Special Operations Division at ATK/BLACKHAWK and Chief Operating Officer- Zero Point Inc. Prior to joining the corporate world he served as a NAVY SEAL, with the Naval Special Warfare Center, and as the Ninth Command Master Chief of SEAL Team TWO in Afghanistan and Iraq.
Pro Shop Customer Services Representative
Jack has been in the Retail and Customer Service business for the last 9 years. His experience, combined with a growing knowledge and passion for firearms, makes finding the correct solutions for our students and customers a perfect fit. Outside of SIG SAUER Academy, Jack enjoys spending his time hiking, fishing, skiing, and golfing. He is also in the process of finishing his BS in Applied Mathematics.
James "Salty" Saltzman
Facilities Specialist/Assistant Instructor
"Salty's" primary duties are to maintain the Academy and the Armory. His additional duties include assistant instructing and firearms maintenance. He is an Army Reserve Medic, with two combat tours in Iraq with the 3rd Infantry Division as well as two humanitarian missions in Central America. Salty maintains the unit armory with the Reserves. His hobbies include competitive shooting and he is a "Master" classified IDPA shooter.
Business and Marketing Director
Jennifer comes to the SIG SAUER Academy with over 20 years of marketing, brand and management experience. Her background is primarily in BtoB marketing but counts some of the world’s largest consumer brands as her former clients. With brand management as her passion, she has been brought on board to grow the Academy’s awareness, strengthen its brand and increase business. Jennifer manages all business and marketing operations for the Academy and Pro Shop.
Business and Marketing Specialist
Kate assists the Business and Marketing Director with daily Academy business and marketing operations, including social media, email blasts, website management, scheduling, document reviewing, and so on.
Kathleen has been with the SIG SAUER Academy in excess of 5 years; she manages the Academy daily operations, course scheduling, staff assignments, and administration. Kathleen has an extensive background as an administrative professional having worked in the fields of environmental engineering, recycling, and in the export of firearms and other law enforcement equipment.
Kathy assists the Training Coordinator with Academy administrative duties. She also assists with processing orders, preparation of class materials, and Pro Shop Sales.
Pro Shop Compliance Associate
Kevin is an avid shooter and has been for many years. He has taken many classes here at the SIG SAUER Academy and acquired a vast knowledge of proper shooting techniques and safe firearm handling. Through his experience at the Academy and time spent working at the Pro Shop, he has honed his knowledge of all the different SIG SAUER firearms and can help you find the right gun for your needs.
Assistant Pro Shop Manager
Matt came to the Academy in 2011 with over 5 years of retail and customer service experience. He handles inventory, merchandising, and order processing for the Pro Shop.
Scott, AKA Wolverine, AKA Logan is part of the Academy Facilities team as well as the Academy Range Master. He brings a background in landscaping design and construction. When he isn’t working at the Academy, Scott is teaching CrossFit at EverProven CrossFit in Dover, NH. Scott holds a CrossFit Level 1 Certification course, and has attended a USAW L1 Sports Performance Coach Course.
Pro Shop Associate
Tim came to SIG SAUER Academy 2 years ago with 15 years of experience in the sales and customer service field. He uses that knowledge to best fit the customer to a firearm for their specific need. An avid shooter, his enthusiasm for firearms and learning keeps him up-to-date on the SIG SAUER brand; and the other products available at the Pro Shop. His free time is spent mostly outdoors with his family and three dogs.
Pro Shop Manager
Travis comes to the SIG SAUER Academy Pro Shop with over 14 years of retail sales and customer relations experience. As the pro shop manager, his goal is to grow the shop into a destination for the shooting community. While selling market leading firearms, he also strives to use the unique advantage of being tied to a top training facility to provide cutting edge products and knowledge. With a passion for firearms inherited from his father coupled with his sales ability, the pro shop is a harmonious fit.
Travis is an NRA member, USPSA and IDPA competitor.
Trigger is a 2 year old, Olde English Bulldogge. He lives with Instructor Dylan Kenneson but can often be found roaming the halls of the Academy, or on the range.