Kat is the owner of TK Defense. She is a Federally licensed Ammunition Manufacturer, MD and VA FFL and Firearm Manufacturer, MD Class III Dealer, NRA and Maryland State Police Certified Pistol Instructor, Range Safety Officer, Licensed Armed Guard, Currently serving as Chairman of the Montgomery County Firearm Safety Committee. Specializes in women's training, new shooter training, MD Wear & Carry training, as well as shotgun and AR new shooter clinics.
Mountain Fire was born from realizing a need to provide safe and superior firearms training to the friends, family, and the general public. We are committed to ensuring that every student receives quality training and one on one attention to develop the skills and attitude necessary to safely and effectively use their firearm for sporting or defensive purposes. Our Mountain Fire team of instructors bring a combined experience of over 50 years of firearm knowledge, including law enforcement, military, and every day outdoorsman backgrounds. Each of our instructors stay current with changing laws and techniques by pursuing continuing education opportunities, skills development and regular range time to build our skill set. We pride ourselves on safety and remaining a lifelong instructor and coach to our students. Our job doesn’t end when you leave our classroom. When Mountain Fire was created it was agreed it was not about money, it would be about our students, firearm safety, and quality training that will afford every student the ability to exercise their 2nd Amendment rights in a responsible manner. Call Mountain Fire for your training needs….Stay Safe, Stay Secure, exercise your 2nd Amendment Rights
MONROE MATTERS CONSULTING, LLC – dba MMC TACTICS came about as an answer to a father wanting to ensure that his son had the right knowledge, temperament, respect, and understanding of firearm safety in order to participate with him in shooting sports. Soon after, this carried over to defensive and self-protection skills. The one on one trainings developed and transitioned to other family members, close friends, any anyone who showed a healthy interest with shooting and archery sports, or people with a beginner’s interest in firearms for home or personal protection. MMC Tactics is a collaborative team. Our experienced instructors, counselors and contributors experience range from law enforcement, military, private security, and legal representatives. Gary T. Monroe, is the head of MMC Tactics, and his experience alone starts as a MD Firearm Safety & Hunters Educations instructor(MD-DNR Police), Range Safety Officer (IWL-R), NRA certified Pistol Instructor, USCCA certified firearms instructor (Pistol-Shotgun-AR platforms), and MD State Police approved Firearms instructor. At MMC Tactics SAFETY is our primary concern. We offer group or individual trainings related to handgun, rifle, shotgun and archery at all experience levels. We also provide the necessary training to qualify individuals seeking to obtain a MD HQL, Wear & Carry, DC concealed carry, and VA conceal carry. We also train to certify multi-state concealed carry requirements to obtain Non-Resident permits for Utah, Florida and soon Arizona. Personal Safety is EVERYONE’S responsibility, and it goes far beyond the gun. MMC Tactics also provides informational workshops to develop your safety skills such as creating a home and personal protection plan, legal use of force workshops, gear and gadgets, and we also offer critical situation encounters workshops such negotiating alleyways, restaurants, traffic rage, and handling disgruntled employees at the workplace.