Guy M. Miner (GMM)

As the Founder and Chief Facilitator of GMM Defense, Mr. Miner focuses on “the success of our students” with expertly crafted curriculums tailored for families, businesses and sports enthusiasts. He has designed a unique approach with a high success rate of instructing citizens on matters ranging from Personal Safety and Security to Advanced Tactics.

With over thirty-two years of military and law enforcement service, Guy M. Miner holds a broad range of practical security, life safety and defense expertise.

International deployments in both infantry and intelligence have provided USMC Veteran Miner with a unique blend of combative proficiency and street-smart intra-personal skills that allow him to navigate a wide spectrum of confrontations.

As a law enforcement officer, SWAT sniper leader, WA State SWAT Instructor and Range Master, Guy has both the practical skill sets and the leadership acumen to effectively coach beginners and experts alike.

When off duty, Guy enjoys time with his wife Kathy and his two, now grown up boys. He is an avid outdoors-man, fishing enthusiast, seasoned hunter, often enjoying extended, immersive hunts spanning the United States. Guy also keeps his skills sharp through target shooting at the range and enjoys rooting for his favorite football teams as well as jeeping, biking and motorcycle riding through our vast Eastern Washington playground.

Guy’s other accomplishments and accreditation’s include:

  • Contributor to WA State Crime Prevention Association
  • Co-created of Crime Prevention Training Classes
  • USMC Desert Storm Veteran
  • Range Master/Head Firearms Instructor for Wenatchee Police Department
  • NRA Long-Range “High Expert” Rifleman (only a few hundred in the nation)
  • NRA Certified Instructor & Life Member