Matt Ostrander is a 12-year military veteran of the United States Marine Corps. During his time in the Marines, he served as a non-commissioned officer in the Infantry, a commissioned officer in the Intelligence community, Range Control Officer, Range Safety Officer, and as an Advisor in OEF to the Afghan National Civil Order Police-conducting training and combat operations while living with the ANCOP. While serving, Matt attended numerous military schools. After leaving the USMC as a Captain in 2014, Matt started attending Gunsite and has been an instructor since 2016. Matt teaches pistol and carbine classes.