Ray retired after a 27 year career with California Highway Patrol. For the last 20+ years, Ray has continued his service by providing CCW permit instruction. Ray is a P.O.S.T. law enforcement firearms and NRA certified instructor. For over 20 years, Ray has shot competitively in several disciplines; National competitor in NRA Bullseye, holds a Grand Master rating in California Police Pistol Combat (PPC), 12 years of competition in IPSC, and 20 years in Cowboy Action Shooting (SASS).