My guest this week is former Navy SEAL Shawn Ryan.  Shawn served in both Iraq and Afghanistan on SEAL Teams 2 and 8.  Once he finished his deployments he left the Navy and took a contractor position working for the CIA overseas. 

Shawn has 14 years of combat experience and fighting terrorism.  While deployed he also help protect our athletes during the Olympics in Greece and developed a skill set to branch out on his own when he returned to the United States.  Shawn started his own training company Vigilance Elite where he not only teaches rifle and handgun shooting classes but also some tactics for survival to law enforcement and civilians.

Shawn also is an Outreach Consultant for Veterans Advocacy Services, a organization that helps and supports Special Operations vets.

Links mentioned in the podcast:

Vigilance Elite

Veterans Advocacy Services


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