We couldn’t be prouder to have these two experienced and well trained men on our team. With over 20 years of Secret Service coming from Mike and Buck being a U.S. Navy Master, we have the best of the best at our finger tips. Skill sets entailing damage control, nuclear security, anti-terrorism protection, surveillance detection, just to name a few, we can only sit back and appreciate the education we can offer from what our team had performed and perfected in the line of duty.
Mike retired from the United States Secret Service after 28 years of service. During that time he served under 5 President’s and worked closely with numerous local, state and federal agencies. Mike held a variety of assignments to include the Motorcade Support Unit and Explosives Detection Team. He also served 4 years in the United States Navy as a Damage Control Technician and two years as a Nuclear Security Specialist at Exelon’s Limerick Generating Station. Mike began instructing with BSR in 2014.
Buck has an extensive and wide-ranging of operational and instructional experience in High Threat Evasive Driving, Motorcade Operations, Firearms and Personal Protection. He is a U.S. Navy Master at Arms (MA) veteran where he served as an Anti-terrorism/Force Protection, Surveillance Detection, Riverine Operations, Special Skills and Tactics, Convoy/Motorcade Operations and Firearms trainer to foreign nationals as an Expeditionary Warfare Subject Matter Expert. Buck went on to work as a PMC with several organizations. He has served in several Close Protection Teams and was hand selected to join the Joint Service (Army/Navy) detail in Afghanistan for General Stanley McChrystal (COMISAF), in a multitude of positions to include Agent in Charge, Shift Leader, Advance Team Leader and Lead Driver. In addition, he assisted with special security missions for high level U.S. Government Officials as well as Government Officials of Afghanistan to include the President of Afghanistan. Buck began instructing at BSR in 2014.