Rusty has 20 plus years of outdoor experience to include 20 years of hunting, fishing and hiking; 7 years of Search and Rescue and 10 years of law enforcement. He is currently a member of Carroll County Search and Rescue and a former member of SARTI. He is an instructor with the Department of Criminal Justice Services specializing in Lost/Missing/Abducted persons and Alzheimer’s awareness. He is a certified medic and has been involved in the fire/ems world for 13 years. He has served on numerous missions for lost, missing or abducted persons and has recently taken on the endeavor of assistant instructor with the Tracking Services Group. Rusty resides with his family in southwest Virginia.