David R. Guthrie Jr.
David R Guthrie Jr is the Owner of Chaparral Protection Agency, PLLC and Chaparral Protection Academy, both located in Killeen, Texas. David has worked in the private and public safety industries for over 25 years, gaining experience in security, fire / EMS, and law enforcement. As a seasoned professional he is passionate about advancing the security industry and the education of the security officers. In addition, he is a State certified Instructor for uniformed security and personal protection officers. Outside the office David is a Texas Peace Officer and works for a local department.
David holds numerous certifications and licenses such as an Intermediate Peace Officer, TCOLE certifications: Mental Health Peace Officer, Firearms Instructor and Basic Instructor. David is passionate about teaching and does so as much as he can. He teaches and is a certified instructor through the Texas Department of Public Safety – Private Security Bureau, Texas DPS License To Carry Instructor, Texas DPS School Safety Instructor (school guardian program) among several other instructor certificates.