Broaddus Defense meets people where they are emotionally, politically, physically, and financially. We take a holistic approach, offering a variety of training options that focus on awareness, de-escalation, and prevention as well as comprehensive technical and tactical proficiency with firearms.
We serve first responders, military members, hospital administrators, executives, educators, clergy, and more. We are the official licensee of the Advanced Law Enforcement Rapid Response Training (ALERRT) at Texas State University.
The Broaddus family of companies has been in business for nearly 20 years, wielding strength and knowledge in technology, engineering, construction, project management, planning services, and consulting.
Jeff Broaddus has over 20 years’ experience in military and law enforcement, serving as an Infantry Officer in the Marine Corps and a Special Agent of the U.S. Secret Service. His breadth of knowledge includes, but is not limited to leadership, tactics, planning, security assessment, firearms instruction, criminal investigation, emergency medicine, anti-terrorism, and critical incident response.
James A. Broaddus, pH.D., P.E.
Dr. James A. Broaddus is a retired U.S. Navy Seabee Commander and the former Commanding Officer of the Presidential retreat at Camp David. He is currently the President and founder of Broaddus & Associates, an owner-oriented project and program management firm employing 120 people, with offices and projects throughout Texas, Mississippi, and in Washington, D.C. He is Chairman of Broaddus Defense, Broaddus Construction, Broaddus Planning, and major stakeholder in an owner-oriented, web-based project management software, Owner InSite.
Colton Wood is an experienced leader with over a decade of business management experience. He oversees all aspects of Broaddus Defense’s operations, management, budgeting, business development, and strategic initiatives. He regularly participates as an adjunct instructor for tactical training. He also serves in the role of governmental affairs and federal contracting for Broaddus Defense.