Our staff is comprised of combat decorated, highly reputable members of various Special Operations units, elite government agencies, and seasoned Special Operations Law Enforcement Officers who have performed countless operations nationally and internationally around the globe. These units include the Army Green Berets, DELTA Force, DEVGRU, MARSOC Raiders, Force Recon, Navy SEALS, CIA, DOS and SWAT. Collectively, this staff has executed hundreds of combat deployments around the globe and supported countless stateside operations in support of Law Enforcement and Government Agencies nationwide.
Our Team Members Mission
To be a loyal, trustworthy, supportive, and committed teammate that regardless of encountered adversity and required self-sacrifice, will always maintain an above average contribution to those beside me and the pursuit of our mission's success.
Chief Operating Officer/Managing Principle of ASUSA Professional Services
Keith is a former Marine Special Operations Command (MARSOC) Raider and Reconnaissance Marine with numerous operational deployments in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF), Operation Enduring Freedom Afghanistan (OEF-A), Operation Enduring Freedom Philippines (OEF-P) and Southcom initiatives. He is well versed in shooting and tactics, FID training, breaching, mobility, foreign language (Brazilian Portuguese) and non-standard operations. In addition, he is a licensed EMT-B, holds an BS degree with a Management focus, Lean 6 Sigma Green Belt, Project Management Professional (PMP) certification through Syracuse and has his Masters in Business Administration (MBA) through Washington University in St. Louis, MO.
Our Senior Operational Staff Members Serve with Company Directors as Primary Instructors for all Training Courses or as Project Managers and Operational Staff on Private Security or Research and Development Projects. This remarkable group has collectively performed over 500 combat deployments. Among the ranks are Graduates of the US Naval Academy, Top 10 Law and Business Schools, and top ranked Medical Schools. In addition to these highly experienced individuals, Asymmetric Solutions employs an endless list of thoroughly vetted, part-time contractors that are combat decorated veterans of US and Coalition Special Operations Units or full time SWAT or PSD Teams.
MWSW Director of Operations
Joe is a 20year veteran of the Marine Corps with 12 years as a Marine Raider in the Marine Special Operations Command (MARSOC). He has 10 Operational deployments to Iraq, Afghanistan and other locations around the world. He has subject matter expertise in Direct Action, Hand to Hand combat, Jump/Dive Operations and Special Activities.
Director of Security
Erik is a former operator with 7th Special Forces Group and a Federal Agency. He has 22 years of special operations and counter terrorism experience and is the veteran of multiple deployments to South and Latin America in support of U.S. Counter Narcotics and Counter Terrorism operations. Erik is a subject matter expert in sniper operations, communications, combat fitness, unconventional warfare and small arms.
Jim is a former operator with a US Department of State High Threat Security Team tasked with protecting high level diplomatic personnel in Iraq and Afghanistan. Prior to his service with the Department of State, Jim was a full time SWAT officer for a major metropolitan area and served in a U.S. Army Ranger Regiment.
Avi is a 9 year veteran of a specialized Israeli Counterterrorism Unit where he was deployed to Iraq during the First Gulf War and took part in several covert operations against perpetrators of terrorism in Israel and the Middle East. He is a subject matter expert in unconventional warfare.
David is a former Army Special Forces soldier (Green Beret) who served with distinction in Afghanistan. David is a small-arms subject matter expert, jumpmaster, freefall instructor and pilot.
Grant is a former operator with SEAL Team 5 and served with distinction in the Global War on Terror. Grant is a subject matter expert on Vehicle Boarding Search and Seizure and Dignitary Protection.
Greg is a former operator with the U.S. Army’s 1st Special Forces Operational Detachment Delta where he served as an assaulter and breacher. Prior to his assignment with that unit Greg served in the U.S. Army’s 10th Special Forces Group.
Drew is a former Army Special Forces soldier (Green Beret) and is a small-arms subject matter expert.
Chuck has over twenty years of special operations and counter terrorism experience the majority of which was spent in 1st SFOD-Delta as an assaulter and sniper. Chuck has extensive subject matter expertise in high and low visibility protective operations, CQB, surveillance/counter surveillance and sniper operations.
Howard is a 13 year veteran of a Federal Protective Program for field Intelligence Officers with several deployments to various middle eastern countries. Prior to his career with the United States Intelligence Community, Howard played for several years in the National Football League.
Joe spent 7 years in the United States Navy as a SEAL Operator with SEAL Team 4 and 8. He is a qualified NSW Sniper and has subject matter expertise in surveillance and intelligence gathering. Joe has multiple deployments to the Middle East and South America in support of the Global War on Terror and counter narcoterrorism operations.
Adam was an operator with a US Federal Agency tasked with protecting human intelligence assets in high threat environments. Adam was deployed to numerous Middle Eastern and African countries. Prior to his service with that group Adam served as a US Marine. Adam has numerous subject matter expertise areas including technical explosives and HME, low visibility operations, and foreign dignitary protection operations.
Nate is a 17 year veteran of a major metropolitan Police Department with 14 years of his career spent in special operations and clandestine services. He is SWAT qualified and certified as a post blast and explosive technician.
John spent 5 years as a Force Reconnaissance Marine. He is the recipient of a Bronze Star for actions in support of the Global War on Terror. He is team qualified in closed circuit diving, freefall parachuting, sniper operations. Jon has subject matter expertise in small arms, direct action, Close Quarters Battle, and tactical targeting analysis.
Otto is a former Operator with the 5th Special Forces Group where he was deployed to the Republic of Vietnam. He is also an experienced Sport Shooter. He is a Small-Arms Subject Matter expert and serves as Asymmetric Solutions last resort gun fixer.
Florida Director of Operations
Steve is a former Naval Special Warfare SEAL. He is Jump/Dive Qualified; SME in Sniper Operations, AFO and Subterranean Warfare. Steve was also a 1st Phase BUDS instructor. As a member of SEAL TEAM 3, his deployments to Iraq, Afghanistan and other global locations combine multiple Sniper, AFO and VBSS operational missions.
Director of White-Cell Operations
Lance is an 20 year veteran of a major metropolitan police department with the majority of his service in covert operations units and SWAT Teams. He spent 10 years as a Team Leader and Sniper Team Leader conducting numerous SWAT direct action, interdiction and surveillance operations.
Zak spent 20 years in the US Navy as a career SEAL at Naval Special Warfare Group 1 and Group 2, with his last 8 years at Naval Special Warfare Development Group (SEAL Team 6). He is the recipient of four Bronze Stars, three with V for Valor Devices and is the veteran of 11 separate combat deployments all over the globe. Zak was the primary instructor and curriculum developer for multiple programs inside of the Tier 1 and standard NSW training pipeline and has a breadth of subject matter expertise including Breaching, Mobility Operations, and CQB.
John worked with a US Federal Agency in rendition and HVT programs in support of the Global War on Terror. He has completed two Ironman Triathlons and has a multiple areas subject matter expertise including human intelligence gathering, limited signature/infiltration operations, sabotage, explosive breaching, freefall operations, and special operations medicine. He occasionally volunteers as police officer in a small metro area community.
Skeeter was an assaulter and breacher with a State Police SWAT/HRT unit. He has substantial expertise in police waterborne and VBSS operations. Prior to joining the State Police Skeeter played professional baseball.
Tim is a 20-year veteran of the 7th Special Forces Group (Green Beret) Tim has been part of operations all over the world in the support of the GWOT. He not only conducted direct action missions but he also contributed to humanitarian needs in some of the world’s most austere environments. As an 18D SF Medical Sergeant, Tim has subject matter expertise in direct action, foreign internal defense, mission planning, and field medicine.
Ryan spent 12 years on a U.S. Department of State High Threat Security Team in some of the most non-permissive regions of the globe including Kabul, Baghdad, and Tel Aviv. He has subject matter expertise in Close Protection (high/low visibility), small arms, mobility operations, and complex mission planning.
Jon is a former Force Reconnaissance Marine with a vast experience in Class A Security Operations. He maintains subject matter expertise in Sniper Operations, Explosive Breaching, Communications, Jump/Dive Operations, Horseman, and Small Unit Tactics.
Justin is a former Force Reconnaissance Marine with Operational experience focused in the Asian Pacific. He is Jump/ Dive, VBSS qualified and well versed in Small Unit Tactics and Firearms training.
Brian is a former U.S. Marine and Federal Agency High Threat Protective officer with multiple Operational deployments in support of US and coalition activities. He has extensive experience in High Risk Security Operations, Firearms and Tactics instruction.
Sam served over fifteen years in the Secret Service. He has experience conducting high, mid and low-level protective operations all across the U.S. and in over twenty-five foreign countries. His investigative experience includes full-time assignment to the Joint Terrorism Task Force. He is a federally accredited instructor in areas such as protective operations, firearms, vulnerability assessment and surveillance. He worked closely with the Secret Service counter-sniper program, the National Threat Assessment Center and numerous other government agencies. He has provided firearms and dignitary protective training for multiple organizations.
Rhyan is a former Force Reconnaissance Marine with Operational experience focused in the Asian Pacific. He is Jump/ Dive, VBSS qualified and well versed in Small Unit Tactics and Firearms training.
Steve is a Black Belt in Brazilian Jujitsu with several years of experience working defensive, offensive, combat and non-combat oriented Hand to Hand training with Law Enforcement and Special Operations Units in the DOD
Contract Support Staff
Director of Government Business & Contracting
LaRayne is a 30-year career government contractor including 20 years at Northrup Grumman IT Sector supporting our warfighters before moving to the small business arena. She has performed at the director level including serving as the Director of Business Management as well as the Director of Program Management for Veteran-Owned, Woman-Owned, and Service-Disabled businesses. Her experience crosses the spectrum of program management, contracts, subcontracts, finance, pricing, and business development.
Chief Financial Officer
Tracy began her career in accounting as an auditor for PricewaterhouseCoopers in Kansas City, Missouri. After leaving the public sector, she served as the Chief Financial Officer of a St. Louis-area commercial real estate development, construction, and management firm for over 20 years helping to grow the firm’s portfolio to over one million square feet.
Our Associate Staff Members Serve with as Assistant Instructors for Professional and Civilian Courses or as Operational Staff on Private Security or Research and Development Projects.
Dr. Jeff K.
Jeff serves as Asymmetric Solutions’s Medical Director. A former Navy Physician, Cardiac Anesthesiologist, and Emergency Medicine Specialist. He has served inside various Naval Special Warfare Commands and is a Dive Medicine expert. A graduate of a Harvard Medical School program and multiple arduous field and exigent circumstance medicine courses Jeff uniquely situated to develop and oversee Asymmetric Solutions’ facilities medical response and special operations medical education programs.
Dr. Chris S.
Chris is a former USAF Physician and accomplished outdoorsman and parachutist.
Dr. Guy V.
Colonel V. is a USAF Physician with substantial expertise in survival and austere environments. Prior to becoming an Air Force Officer, Guy was an enlisted Navy Combat Rescue Swimmer.
Dr. Tim K.
Dr. Tim is an Emergency Medicine Specialist and Cardiologist. Tim has substantial training in dive and high altitude physiology and is an accomplished pilot.