Lead Firearms Instructor & Training Director at Baits & Barrels
NRA Chief Range Safety Officer and Instructor
Served 32 years in the SCPD.
Patrol assignments include:
Retired NYPD Police Officer
Worked in the 110 pct in Queens, NY
“It’s better to have it and not need it then to need it and not have it”
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”
She has been working at Baits & Barrels for 3 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!
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.
Fred has been Shooting firearms for over 30 years on various platforms. He is active in Competitive Pistol, Tactical Rifle & defensive Shotgun venues. As a professional Welder by Trade Mr. Boerum has a vast and eclectic Training resume that includes NRA curriculum, The Sig Sauer Academy and NYS Armed Guard credentials.
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:
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