SHARPENING WARRIORS SINCE 2013
The Shooting Institute is a verified Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business, based in Birmingham, AL. Jared Hudson, Founder, and CEO of The Shooting Institute (TSI) has combined his years of experience as a Navy SEAL Sniper and Assaulter, Contractor, and Law Enforcement Officer.
Jared has developed a highly effective method of Tactical training that has benefited multiple US Military/DOD, Law Enforcement, Corporate clients, and Civilians.
As the Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Jared has built a company based on real world experience to create experienced warriors who crush evil with devastating precision. He is known for his steadfast faith, outgoing personality, professional knowledge, quality of work, organizational climate, teamwork, and leadership. Jared leads by example with unrelenting strength and charisma.
“Be strong and courageous.” Joshua 1:6
As the Director of Security, Mike creates safe environments for schools, churches and businesses across the United States. He oversees security risk assessments and training to enhance safety and survivability, protecting those individuals who are victims of, and responders to, an active shooter or other violent threats. Mike’s hard work and dedication to serve the nation is unparalleled and a staple of TSI.
“A good plan, violently executed now, is better than a perfect plan next week.” General George Patton
As Director of Sales, Kristian is a self-motivated gear extraordinaire. He is responsible for inventions that today's Special Operators use in war for continued mission success. Kristian is dedicated to building lasting mutual relationships with vendors, customers, and partners. His humble hard-working professionalism is continuing to shape TSI progress year to year.
“Blessed be the Lord, my rock, Who trains my hands for war, And my fingers for battle” Psalm 144: 1
As Director of Training, Stuart believes that it is crucial to prepare for dangerous and life altering events. When training curriculums are taught properly it allows the student to become a complete, responsible, and beneficial contributor to society, Law Enforcement Agencies and Military Units. Stuart’s fun and enthusiastic personality is backed by a strong work ethic and dedication to the profession which allows continued success for TSI’s mission.
“Hard work betrays none” -Hachiman Hikigaya
As Lead Firearms Instructor, Troy is known for his ability to work with all levels of
shooters from any background and experience, helping TSI students achieve a high level of competency. He has been instrumental in building TSI’s current shooting and EVOC (emergency vehicle operation courses) curriculum. His loyalty to his faith, family and community represents TSI’s core value’s exceptionally.
“If thou faint in the day of adversity, thy strength is small.” Proverbs 24:10