Ryan Brokaw

  • Marana AZ

Work History

Work History

Platoon Leader/executive Officer/operations Officer

Professional Hiking & Mountain Biking
Salary: 5, 361. 52 USD Per Month Hours per week: 45 Platoon Leader/Executive Officer/Operations Officer Duties, Accomplishments and Related Skills: Served over 7 years as U.S. Army Infantry Officer(11AV6B). Leadership responsibilities range from Aviation Liaison Officer, Transportation Platoon Leader, Infantry Line Platoon Leader, Infantry Company Executive Officer, Infantry Scout/Sniper Platoon Leader, Infantry Company Operations Officer. Successfully completed the United States Army Infantry Officers Basic Course, Airborne Course, Ranger Course, and Reconnaissance and Surveillance Leaders Course. Served as Task Force Gila Training Officer during Operation Jump Start deployment, while performing reconnaissance and surveillance duties with the Joint Counter Narco-Terrorism Task Force.

Firearms Instructor

Professional Hiking & Mountain Biking
Salary: 200. 00 USD Per Day Hours per week: 40 Tactical Firearms Instructor Duties, Accomplishments and Related Skills: Professional firearms instructor and safety officer responsible for the training and safety of U.S. military, National Security Agency, and private students. Training on weapon systems includes; M4 carbine rifle, M9 Baretta and 9mm Glock pistol. Responsible for upholding range safety protocols and technical weapons operations and maintenance. Provide cutting edge, state of the art, personal defense solutions, via highly realistic, full spectrum training, to allied government, military, and corporate, as well as to the private citizen and US. 80 acre training area. 5636 East McDowell Road Phoenix, AZ 85008 United States


Professional Hiking & Mountain Biking
Salary: 15. 00 USD Per Hour Hours per week: 40 Guide Duties, Accomplishments and Related Skills: Lead up to 3 hiking/mountain biking tours per week for up to 13 clients. Responsible for first aid, technical support, providing knowledge of local flora and fauna and maintenance on all mountain bicycles. Professional hiking and mountain biking guide services dedicated to providing safe, unique and unforgettable journeys throughout remote areas of the Sonoran Desert.

Crew Leader

Salary: 560. 00 USD Bi-weekly Hours per week: 60 Crew Leader Duties, Accomplishments and Related Skills: Responsible for the morale, technical support, safety, welfare, higher education and advancement of 9 U.S. military veteran fire crewmembers and vehicles including associated equipment in excess of $250,000. Veteran Fire Crew members work hand in hand with the Bureau of Land Management(BLM) and the U.S. Forest Service. Coordinate with Fire Management Officers, Assistant Fire Management Officers, Hot-Shot Captains, Fuel Specialists and Engine Bosses in order to accomplish fire mitigation/fuels reduction projects, including creation of fire breaks, fence-building, constructing/maintaining hand-line, prescription burning, range management, and provide Initial Attack support on federal lands. Accomplished over 1, 000 acres of thinning of Pinyon-Juniper woodland, mesquite, scrub oak, tamarisk removal, ponderosa pine and associated vegetation types within complex topography. Work sites include Saint George BLM Arizona Strip District, Safford BLM Gila District, Lower Sonoran BLM Phoenix District, Kingman BLM Colorado River District, and Lincoln National Forest Sacramento, Smokey Bear and Guadalupe Ranger Districts. 1500 Hours of fire-fuels supervisory experience on National Public Lands.




Associates Degree


Valley Forge Military College

University of Arizona

School of Aeronautics



fuels reduction




land fire suppression

land firefighting