Executive Team

 
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CHAD TALBOT

CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

Chad Talbot is a former Naval Special Warfare Combatant Craft Crewman (SWCC), Anti-Terrorism Instructor and former Department of State Diplomatic Protection Agent. Chad founded 911 Academy in 2016, with the intent of providing all Americans with life-saving tools, through training, knowledge and empowerment. 911 Academy is a mobile defensive tactics and firearms training company where Chad leads a team of over 20 staff members, who are special operation instructors, criminal defense attorneys, law enforcement instructors, keynote speakers, technical consultants and team-building specialists that train Americans to have a lifesaving plan in times of crisis. Chad believes knowledge is power. 911 Academy enables civilians, police officers or professional military personnel to expand on their tactics, techniques, and overall confidence, while becoming the solution to any problem, not the victim.

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AUNDREY SANCHEZ

DIRECTOR OF MARKETING, SALES AND PUBLIC AFFAIRS

Aundrey Sanchez is an Army combat veteran with ten years of service, now acting as the primary marketing, selling, and public affairs officer for 911 Academy. He was the keynote speaker at the Veterans Returning Home National Conference, held in Washington, D.C., hosted by SAMHSA (Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration). Aundrey was a veterans’ advocate for over six years, as the Outreach Division Supervisor, with the Minnesota Department of Veterans Affairs and has been a member of the Board of Governors for several non-profit agencies with initiatives that serve the veteran and under-served communities.

Aundrey earned a Bachelors of Science in Business Administration from Metropolitan State University and is in the final stretch to receive his Master’s in Leadership from Trident University International.