A Gunsite instructor since 2001, Erick is a range master for pistol, shotgun, carbine, and tactics classes. His service in the Army as an infantryman includes a combat deployment as a heavy weapons squad leader. After 29 years in full-time law enforcement, he retired from a Northern California sheriff’s office as a patrol sergeant. He […]Read More
Gunsite actively searches out the very best firearms instructors
Gunsite Instructors are highly trained men and women who have been there done that. They have a background of military, law enforcement or have a high degree and experience of training in their field. Many have been on our faculty since Jeff Cooper was the lead instructor at Gunsite. They are active and retired Marines, Special Forces, Navy, Army and Air Force from Enduring Freedom, Viet Nam and Law Enforcement Agencies around the Country.
Freddie Blish is a retired Lieutenant Colonel from the United States Marine Corps, where he served 24 years. He has served multiple combat tours and deployed globally in operational, instructional and advisory capacities. His tours include Iraq, Africa, Korea, Thailand, and Latin America. After his retirement from the Marine Corps, he served as the Director […]Read More
James Queisner is a law enforcement officer in the Denver Metro area with 18 years of experience all in the metro area. He has served in numerous units, including Patrol, Investigations, SWAT, and the Firearms Training Unit. James is currently assigned to the Patrol Division with multiple ancillary duties, including serving as a member of […]Read More
Aimee Grant is a former Marine Corps military police Officer and Marksman. She dedicated 15 years serving as a Law Enforcement Officer in Southern California. She worked various assignments during her Law Enforcement career, however teaching has always been her greatest passion. Aimee has taught defensive tactics, tactical communications, Simmunitions and firearms. Aimee is an […]Read More
Jason Lovett is a law enforcement officer in Middle Tennessee with 18 years of experience. Jason has served in numerous units, including the Crime Suppression, Drug Task Force, SWAT and K-9 units, and Patrol. Jason is currently Sergeant of Support, Assistant Commander of the Special Response team, department armor, senior firearms instructor. He has been […]Read More