Jay is the owner and concept dude here at Crusader Tactical. He has been training folks for over 10 years as well as attending multiple training classes himself. A perpetual student of martial arts, firearms, and technology, Jay is constantly striving to improve himself, his skills and his fitness.
Jay spent just shy of 10 years as a U.S. Marine, serving from '86-'95 primarily in electronics and electronic countermeasures. During Desert Storm/Desert Shield, he was drafted to serve in several capacities, including some trigger time in the door gunner slot.
Steve (no relation to Jay) has a bevy of experience that can boggle the mind. An avid student of the ways of the warrior, Steve has spent a tremendous amount of time under the expert tutelage of some of the industries top instructors.
Steve served in the U.S. Army from 87 - 94 as a Combat Medical Specialist, doing pre- and post-hospital emergency medicine. Steve also served as a civilian ER Tech, and EMT from 91-94 and is currently teaching chemistry to high school students.