Terry grew up in Calgary, Alberta and was introduced to firearms at an early age by his Texas born dad. He is a life member of the NRA, along with being an NRA Certified Pistol Instructor; NRA Certified Personal Protection Inside the Home instructor; NRA Certified Personal Protection Outside the Home instructor; NRA Certified Refuse to be a Victim instructor; NRA Certified Chief Range Safety Officer, and a Certified Utah Concealed Firearm Permit instructor. Terry has spent most of his career involved in transportation law representing rail shippers. He has practiced transportation law in the oil industry; in government service in Montana and now in private practice in Billings. He currently chairs a national organization as a transportation consultant. His first exposure to Legal Heat was in 2013 when Phil Nelsen taught a class in Billings. Terry feels very fortunate to be part of the Legal Heat Team.