Troy Perry

Troy M. Perry

NRA Training Counselor
NRA Refuse to be a Victim Regional Counselor

As a US Marine, Troy proudly served his country as a basic infantryman after graduating UNC -Charlotte with a BS in Criminal Justice, and has been a licensed Private Investigator since 1996.   As a Private Investigator and Security Consultant, he has, among other assignments, provided Executive Protection services to members of the NASCAR community, US dignitaries, Boeing’s SeaLaunch project and was the Convoy Security Commander for a large security contingent that protected human and physical assets in New Orleans during the aftermath of hurricane Katrina.   A Black Belt in Kempo Karate, certified through the NRA as a Training Counselor, Chief Range Safety Officer and as an NRA Instructor in several disciplines, Troy has been teaching self-defense since 1989 and concealed carry, firearms safety and marksmanship since 2001.  If you have any suggestions for courses, please email Troy at

Troy’s favorite firearms include:

Smith & Wesson Mod 19 2.5″ Revolver in Nickle Finish in .357 Rem Mag

Any Smith & Wesson J Frame in .38 Cal

1911 Style Pistols in .45 ACP

Sarsilmaz Killinc 2000L in 9mm

Marlin 444 Lever Action Rifle

All Styer Rifles

Beretta FP 1201 12GA Auto Shotgun

H&K MP5 FA in 9mm contained in briefcase mount.