Mr. Thompson is a nationally certified Emergency Medical Technician, and served on the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office Mountain Rescue team for two and a half years as a Rescue Tech 1. There he took part in numerous wilderness search and rescue, and technical rescue operations. He currently holds NRA Instructor certifications for Pistol and Rifle, as well as a NRA Range Safety Officer certification. He has an extensive background in the outdoors, worked as a wilderness guide, and is trained in wilderness medicine, and outdoor ethics. Mr. Thompson has years of experience in the security and transfer of high end artwork and other rare items. In his spare time he volunteers for the Red Cross First Aid Services Team (FAST), is a member of the Community Emergency Response Team (CERT), and he regularly competes in local archery and precision rifle circuits. Mr. Thompson joined ASC’s team in the summer of 2018, and is a graduate of Pacific West Academy ‘s Certified Executive Protection Security Specialist 33 day program. He is dedicated to excellence, and is committed to instructing at the highest level.