Proprietor, Instructor and School Director
She has been working at Baits & Barrels for 4 years & shooting since the young age of 13! She loves spending her spare time at the range where she shoots her shotguns, AR’s, and her all time fav, the 9mm PC carbine. In addition to shooting you can find her fishing and hunting in her spare time. She is hoping to join the law enforcement field in the near future.“I’m all around an outdoor kinda girl!
Training Coordinator, Lead Instructor
Retired Police Detective with 27 years experience.
US Department of Energy:
Southampton Town Police:
United States Army
Shorin Ryu Karate:
Brazilian Jiu Jitsu:
“Preparedness when properly pursued, is a way of life…”
Last 18 years of service with SCPD Emergency Services Unit (ESU) .
Senior Firearms Instructor, Civilian & Police
Retired from the Suffolk County Police Department after serving 32 years. Last 18 years of service with SCPD Emergency Services Unit (ESU)
Patrol assignments include:
Retired as a Detective from the Suffolk County Police Department after serving 37 years.
His career assignments included:
Jim graduated from numerous firearms Training schools including:
He enjoys shooting, firearms training/instruction, gun and watch collecting. His retirement activities include mountain biking, kayaking and of course being with his family.
“When you love what you do it’s not considered work.”
Retired Suffolk County Police Detective with over 31 years service. Retired from the Suffolk County Homicide Squad.
Suffolk County Police Department
Police Training Completed:
Senior Sales professional
Mark Brings over 50 years of firearms experience to our diverse
group and is a retired & former Federal Firearms Licensee and New York State
Dealer in Firearms.
He is a Life member of the NRA with certifications in Pistol, Rifle, Shotgun, Metallic cartridge, shotgun reloading and more.
As an avid firearms collector Mark specializes in Curio Relics, Historical, Militaria and all facets of used firearms. If you have a used firearm to sell, Mark will gladly assess the condition and value of your gun so you can sell it on consignment, privately, online or accept a fair offer from us. Mark maintains a plethora of resources and is constantly expanding his knowledge base. His membership in various clubs keeps him well informed of the constantly evolving firearms marketplace.
With over 15 years of shooting experience Justin is a skilled Pistol, Rifle & Shotgun Instructor. His acumen and knowledge of various firearm platforms and precision gunsmithing skills allow our shooters to have the latest triggers, optics and accessories at their disposal.
As an accessories and Gear guy Justin keeps up with the latest industry trends and advancements.
His free time is spent at the range or fishing on Long Island waterways.
“I am privileged and proud to be part of the instructor team while working alongside some of the best educators in the business”Favorite Quote:
Deb Gennari is a veteran police officer with 22 years of service with the Suffolk County Police Department. Deb spent 14 years of her tenure in the Pistol Licensing Bureau. In 2011, Deb retired from the police department and continues to be an advocate for the Second Amendment. She founded Pistol Girl Consulting to assist prospective applicants through the intimidating and arduous process of applying for a pistol license.
Riverhead born and raised, Lisa has been actively involved in the North Fork / East End community, and various local and national organizations, for most of her life, including: