David comes to TigerSwan a 9 year law enforcement veteran from a nationally accredited law enforcement agency. David spent four years as a full time S.W.A.T. team member conducting frequent high risk entries and arrests for the department’s homicide, narcotics, burglary, major crimes divisions and some federal agencies. David has experience conducting multi story, multi structured assaults on targets holding barricaded subjects and or hostages. He also served as an explosive breacher for two years and has taught classes in tactics, weapons and the use and deployment of less than lethal munitions and distractionairy devices. He has experience conducting personal protection details for elected officials, business leaders as well as witnesses and defendants during high risk or high profile civil and criminal trials. As an Undercover Narcotics Agent, David conducted all types of overt and clandestine surveillance both physical and technical in nature.
David has worked the worldwide personal protection service as a personal security detail member providing integrated security and mission support services to government agencies and private corporations throughout Iraq. His positions included Agent in Charge (AIC), Leader of the Counter Assault Team (CAT), and Tactical Commander for Advance Operations. He is experienced in the execution of security plans and operations designed to minimize liability while protecting valuable personnel, equipment, and resources.
David graduated from the Campbell University with a B.S. in Social Science with concentration in Criminal Justice. He is also a six year veteran of the Marine Corps Reserves. David has competed in USPSA pistol and pistol/carbine competitions since 2005.