John Lovell is a credentialed full-time tactics and firearms instructor. He teaches over 20 different classes including night vision, low light tactics, room clearing, defensive pistol courses, defensive carbine/rifle courses, home defense, and more. John is a war veteran and a former member of Special Operations, having served in the 2nd Ranger Battalion with numerous combat tours to both Iraq and Afghanistan. His overseas experience also includes having served as a missionary to Central America for four years. John received a B.A. in Business and is more than an instructor, he is also a student of war, philosophy, theology, and history. When he is not teaching, training, or spending time with his family, you will likely find him reading.