JOSEPH M. LAND, SR.
President, Liberty Communications, LLC
Joseph M. Land, Sr., is a veteran of over 40 years in a military environment, including ten years on active duty as a public affairs professional, all starting as a Cadet in the Chicago area. He is the former Commander, and past Chief of Staff, of a nationwide Cadet program. Having commanded at all levels, he has served thousands of Cadets. COL Land has 25+ years experience executing leadership programs at all levels.
He has served as a Department of Defense contractor, most recently working as a Project Manager in support of the Army's Recruiting and Retention School. He previously served as a Program Manager at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center supporting military troops suffering from TBI/PTS. He is also the President of Liberty Communications, LLC, providing training, career counseling and coaching services for over 10,000 military and government personnel worldwide. He has owned and operated Camp Liberty, in Battleground, Alabama, since 2016. .
AARON JAMISON, NREMT-P
Course Director - EMS Fast-Track
Sergeant First Class, U.S. Army (Retired)
CEO, Valyrie Austere Medical Solutions
Aaron Jamison’s EMS career spans over 35 years and encompasses wilderness experience, military training and pre-hospital medicine. Aaron’s medical career ranges from the mountains of New York into the city of New York where he became a critical care paramedic as well as a tactical medic supporting NYPD’s ESU (emergency services unit). He later served as a paramedic in Atlanta, one of the busiest in the country. He co-founded and served as the commander of a Special Operations Team, providing tactical medical support for the Atlanta Police Department's SWAT Team.
His distinguished military career encompasses 23 years with the U.S. Army and Army National Guard, primarily focused on small unit assignments with reconnaissance, light infantry, and special operations. As an instructor, he developed units by instructing other solders and units in direct action, reconnaissance, close quarter battle, designated marksmanship/sniper training, and combat medicine. He has served in many areas throughout the world and served multiple deployments to Iraq.
Course Director - STOP-C
Lieutenant, Hoover Police Department (Retired)
Sergeant First Class, U.S. Army (Retired)
CEO, Lighthorse Tactical, LLC
Lieutenant Curt Carpenter is a retired 34-year Law Enforcement Officer. Starting his career in 1983, he served with the Birmingham Alabama Police Department and the Hoover Alabama Police Department. His career included several roles, including Patrol Officer, undercover narcotics, investigations and Commander of a SWAT team. He also performed duties as a Training Sergeant, Jail Commander, Professional Development Officer (Drill Instructor) at the Police Academy and Training Division Commander. Retiring in January of 2018, he is a founding member of the Alabama Tactical Officers Association (ATOA) where he served as its President for seven years and currently serves as the Training Director.
His military career was spent in the Alabama Army National Guard where he served as an Armor Crewman, Indirect Fire Infantryman, Anti-armor Weapons Crewman and Cavalry Scout. He achieved the rank of Sergeant First Class and was assigned as the Platoon Sergeant for a Scout Platoon for the majority of his career. He retired from the Alabama Army National Guard in November 2003.
Curt owns and operates Lighthorse Tactical, LLC, where he has conducted law enforcement and citizen training classes since 2007.
Scott Oram brings 30+ years of training and maintenance experience to Adulting Boot Camp. He shares his experience as the host of the series of home maintenance, tool usage, and woodworking.videos "Dad It Yourself" (DIY). He also owns and operates a very successful home maintenance business in his hometown of Oak Harbor, Washington.
Scott was raised in San Diego, California as the son of an Electrician and a Real Estate Agent. His career started in in the service station construction and maintenance industry as a project manager and estimator. He joined the United States Navy in May 1999, recently retiring as a Chief Petty Officer with over 20 years of service. He has trained thousands of young men and women as a dedicated volunteer with the Naval Sea Cadet Corps.
SCOTT D. ORAM
Primary Maintenance Skills Instructor - Adulting Boot Camp
Host of "Dad it Yourself"
Chief Petty Officer, U.S. Navy (Retired)
Law Enforcement/Corrections Instructor - STOP-C
Lieutenant, Florida Department of Corrections
U.S. Marine Corps and Law Enforcement Veteran
Lieutenant Dan Wendorff has over 20 years in the Tactical Operations venue combined with Military and Law Enforcement Service. Dan Spent a combined ten years in the U.S. Marine Corps and Florida National Guard where he held Combat Arms Military Occupational specialties in both branches.
He a Certified Law Enforcement Officer in the State of Florida for over 15 years. He has served as a Patrol Deputy and a member of the agency's Field Force Team. He also worked in the county’s detention facility, including as an operator on the Corrections Emergency Response Team. He has participated in several high risk transports of inmates, as well as escorting violent inmates.
Lieutenant Wendorff started working for the Florida Department of Corrections in 2016. He progressed up the ranks, having been recently promoted to Lieutenant.