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Honored to sit with my friend Jim, Springfield Police Department Director of School Police. I take a huge step outside my comfort zone to share my story in this interview. A raw “About me” discussing various obstacles in my youth, service, IED encounters, and strength training.
GymAware / FLEX Article
The term “Violence of action” was first introduced to me early into my career, during close-quarter battle and urban raid operations, that I still use today to teach what exercise science calls compensatory acceleration. Violence of action is the unrestricted use of speed, strength, surprise, and aggression to achieve total dominance over the enemy.
August 9, 2009
Brett Tomboc is an intern at O'Reilly Auto Parts through Ozarks Technical Community College's Middle College. Tomboc, a Parkview High student, says the program offers valuable real-world experience. Boss, O'Reilly Store Manager Bill Stewart, said the student has been a real asset.
"He's young, goes after it, picks up on things quickly, and knows his way around a computer," Stewart said. "It's been a big benefit for us, and ... as long as he continues to do well, we're going to keep him."