STAFF

 


   Earl"Sarge" Costello - Owner

   Earl"Sarge" Costello - Owner


   Stephanie Costello - Chief Firearms Instructor

   Stephanie Costello - Chief Firearms Instructor


Camren Rizzo - Firearms Instructor / AR15 Speciaist

Camren Rizzo - Firearms Instructor / AR15 Speciaist

   Lisa Snapp - Firearms Instructor

   Lisa Snapp - Firearms Instructor


Richard Shepperd - Drill Master

Richard Shepperd - Drill Master

"Sarge" began his career in the firearms industry over 40 years ago.  He draws from his extensive experience in the field to deliver a vast wealth of knowledge to his students.  His impressive list of credentials has earned the respect of industry notables.

  • NRA Certified Law Enforcement Firearms Instructor
  • Nevada Private Investigators Licensing Board C.F.I.
  • State of Nevada Certified Carry Concealed Weapons Instructor
  • State of Utah Certified Concealed Firearms Permit Instructor 
  • Arizona Department of Public Safety Certified Armed Security Instructor
  • NRA Certified Instructor for Basic Pistol
  • NRA Certified Instructor for Personal Protection In The Home
  • NRA Certified Instructor for Personal Protection Outside The Home
  • NRA Certified Chief Range Safety Officer
  • PATH Handcuffing and OCAT Instructor
  • CPR / AED + First Aid Certified

Stephanie is a firearms enthusiast and an integral part of the development of Archangel Training Solutions. Her credentials include:

  • Nevada Private Investigators Licensing Board C.F.I. #262
  • State of Nevada Certified Carry Concealed Weapons Instructor
  • State of Utah Certified Concealed Firearms Permit Instructor
  • State of Arizona Certified Armed Guard Instructor
  • NRA Certified Instructor for Basic Pistol
  • NRA Certified Instructor for Personal Protection In The Home
  • NRA Certified Instructor for Personal Protection Outside The Home
  • NRA Certified Chief Range Safety Officer
  • V.T.I. Certified Executive Protection Specialist
  • Archangel Training Solutions Tactical Shotgun Instructor
  • International Defensive Pistol Association Member
  • United States Practical Shooting Association Member
  • In-house Instructor for The Range 702

 

Camren Rizzo gained extensive experience serving in the USAF while deployed in the Middle East. His performance and dedication to duty was recognized by superiors, earning him an award for his significant contribution to his squadron.  Soon after his return, Mr. Rizzo was appointed military firearms instructor,  His hands-on knowledge further expanded through intensive training for combat arms, advanced weapons systems, simulation systems, tactical leadership, and range development.  Mr. Rizzo holds numerous certifications and is a welcomed addition to the Archangel team or instructors.


 

Ms. Snapp draws from 24 years experience as a California Highway Patrol Officer to deliver realistic and relevant information to her students.  Her credentials include:

  • State of Nevada Certified Carry Concealed Weapons Instructor
  • NRA Certified Instructor for Basic Pistol
  • NRA Certified Instructor for Personal Protection In The Home
  • NRA Certified Instructor for Personal Protection Outside The Home

 

Mr. Shepperd brings years of experience in firearms instruction and competition matches to Archangel.  He earned his well deserved title of "Drill Master" by being Archangel Instructors' in-house trainer.  He draws from his extensive collection of shooting drills to prescribe tactical exercises designed to correct and improve firearm skill deficiencies.  Mr. Shepperd works primarily with advanced shooters looking to fine tune their technique and take their shooting to the next level.