Our Team & Leadership
We have the honor of having our board full of industry leaders and experts. Each one of our our members brings years of experience and knowledge, which is one major reason WTTA will be successful.
Chairman of the Board and CEO
Michael founded WTTA in 2018. Prior to that, he worked in a variety of industries, including Eagle Imports Inc.
Jose Fierro is a retired Marine combat veteran with a passion for Veteran outreach. He has assisted Walk the Talk America in refining their mission and focusing on reducing the number of suicides by firearms, which disproportionally affects the Veteran community.
Dustin Lynn Jones
Jake is a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, National Certified Counselor, and owner of Zephyr Wellness. He is also a lifelong firearms owner and Second Amendment supporter, which makes Jake uniquely positioned to help bridge the gap and eliminate the suspicion between gun culture and mental health.
Ron Staffieri is a senior executive with over forty years of professional experience.
Eddie is passionate about the mission of WTTA and routinely is a guest on podcasts talking about the organization. Eddie understands the need to train mental health counselors in the gun culture world while helping gun owners maintain their own mental well-being without fear or stigma.