Prior to joining Resource Group Ltd., N.A. Brian was a police officer in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex for fourteen years. During his law enforcement career Brian was assigned to work in many different areas including; patrol, traffic enforcement, tactical unit, criminal interdiction, bicycle unit, communications and administration. While assigned to those duties Brian received over 25 commendations for exemplary service, including Meritorious Service (twice), Meritorious Conduct (three), Lifesaving and Officer of the Year (twice). Brian's specific interests were training personnel to be mentally and physically prepared for confrontational survival. Brian believes this is done by rigorous physical training, sound defensive and firearm tactics, and physiologically evaluating a suspect's actions. Brian is an honors graduate from Columbia College with a B.A. in Interdisciplinary Studies and a minor in Criminal Justice Administration, has an A.A. degree in Police Science and is a graduate of Sam Houston State University's Command Leadership Series. Brian has acquired a Master Peace Officer certification from the State of Texas with over 3400 documented hours of advanced training, is a certified instructor by the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement Standards and Education, and the Texas Private Security Bureau. Brian is also an instructor in defensive tactics, Taser, O.C. spray and ASP baton. Throughout his law enforcement career Brian competed in the Police Olympics winning over twenty medals, and has successfully completed over 300 endurance events.