Writer Bio:

Richard Snyder

Don Kaufmann is a motivated team member with an entrepreneurial mindset. Diligently building a multifaceted organization consisting of multimedia and retail with a focus on the outdoor and shooting sports industries. As Co-Owner of Patriot Firearms Solutions, Mr. Kaufmann is in charge of the product acquisition and training departments. He is a professional firearms instructor and administers the Missouri Concealed Handgun Course. Don is an active product tester and validator, realizing that a client's life may depend on a product, his goal is to ensure only the best quality is offered. As part of the Patriot Firearms Solutions team, Don is a freelance writer for Wide Open Magazine a quarterly "outdoor lifestyle" publication. He provides technical reviews and descriptions of products related to the Outdoor and Shooting Sports Industries.

Mr. Kaufmann has been a firearms instructor for 7 years and holds the following certifications:


NRA Refuse To Be A Victim®

NRA Home Firearm Safety

NRA Pistol

NRA Rifle

NRA Shotgun

NRA Personal Protection In the Home

NRA Personal Protection Outside the Home

NRA Metalic Cartridge Reloading

NRA Shotgun shell Reloading

NRA Chief Range Safety Officer


State of Missouri Certified Handgun Instructor

State of Tennessee Certified Handgun Instructor