Justin enlisted into the Marine Corps in 2004. During boot camp Justin graduated as the platoon and company honor man and received his first promotion. He attended SOI (School of Infantry) at Camp Pendleton where he gained the MOS (Military Occupational Specialty) 0311 basic Infantryman. Justin also graduated with honors at SOI gaining another promotion. Justin was sent to 1st Battalion 5th Marines on Camp Pendleton where he took the Scout Sniper indoc. Justin rose through the ranks and became first team Team Leader and was Chief Scout. After his time with 1/5 Justin took an instructor role up in the Sierra Nevada’s as a High Angle Sniper Instructor, Survival Instructor, Infantry Instructor, and Animal Packer Instructor. Justin deployed numerous times to combat theaters and other areas around the world. Some of Justin’s schools include: Scout Sniper Basic, Special Operations Training Group Urban Surveillance and Reconnaissance, Special Operations Training Group Urban Sniper Course, Summer and Winter Mountain Leaders Course, Formal Schools Instructors course, Accuracy First training, and Animal Packers Course. Justin was an Expert rifle and pistol marksman and left the Marine Corps in 2012. Justin has since continued his marksmanship gaining NRA Expert in both pistol and high power rifle.