Long time prepper who woke up one day and realized I had nothing done. Started serious prepping in December 2011. Thick skinned so I can take helpful correction/advise. I am also willing to give it. 20 year Army veteran, former Detention Officer, life time of construction skills, 6 years of hobby farming, Volunteered past 6 years with a faith based disaster relief organization. Several major and minor disaster deployments throughout the country. Great organizational and planning skills. Red Cross certified in AED, CPR and 1st Aid. Conservative thinking and place my family first in any decision.