• ALAN STEVE TAYLOR, LTC/USA(RET) AIRBORNE/INTEL joined the group Group logo of FPA NewbieFPA Newbie 2 years, 5 months ago

    • Hello. My name is Steve and I live in a remote, small gated community of former military in the steep mountains of Western Carolina. I was regular Army for 20 years where I served as paratrooper, cavalry officer, and intelligence office specializing in human intelligence and infiltration intelligence collection. I then served as a Data Systems Engineer and Intelligence systems engineer with the premier MITRE Corporation for 12 years specializing in tracking WMD and direct intelligence support to General Franks and other commanders in Iraq and Afghanistan. My team of Army NCOs developed the deck of cards where Saddam Hussein was the Ace of Spades from the high priority kill/capture list developed by NSA, CIA, and DIA. I have extensive martial arts experience in over 10 disciplines. I qualified as a sniper in Panama as a member of the 1/17th Cav, 82nd Airborne Division. Highly trained in terrain analysis, intelligence Preparation of the Battlefield IPB), and overt and controlled HUMINT. I have combat experience from operations in Central America and East Africa. I am a 100% disabled Veteran with brain damage from wounds and PTSD. I am retired, but I spend my time making custom knives and leather sheaths/holsters. I spend my nights tracking and killing wild hogs/pigs and coyotes that are destructive pests. I know how to survive in dangerous areas under all weather conditions. I am a member of the NRA, FPA, Survival Life, and Jason’s Spy Brief organizations. I welcome comments good and bad…I am direct and have a thick skin.