We are a team of 8 instructors, leaders, veterans, teachers and so much more. Pocono Pistol Range was formed in 2009 and has since grown from those early days. Even though the range has grown, we are still made up of people who are extremely experienced and love what they do!
Harry began his role as Manager/Range Master for Pocono Pistol Range in June of 2014. Before joining the Pocono Pistol Team, Harry completed 34 years of Service in Law Enforcement, retiring as a Detective in June of 2013. Harry has also served in The United States Army as a Military Police officer. He is a member of Stroud Lodge 75 Fraternal Order of Police. Obviously Harry has an amazing passion for helping and serving others and has brought this attitude to Pocono Pistol. Being outdoors is another one of Harry's passions! He enjoys hiking, hunting, fishing and of course shooting sports.
He wants everyone to know that Pocono Pistol's Facility and Staff are here to assist you and your firearms needs. "We here to help you better understand the responsibility that comes with purchasing and owning a firearm. Our staff is trained and prepared to educate and train you as a gun owner and its our goal at Pocono Pistol to help make you a safer, more effective and efficient firearm owner. Instruction here will help you develop a personal protection plan and “Bullet Proof Mindset”. Our entire team wants you to have an enjoyable and educational experience each time you visit Pocono Pistol. Stop in or contact us via email at email@example.com or 570-424-2940".
Michael E. Darrell
Range Safety Officer/Basic Pistol Instructor
Before joining Pocono Pistol Range, Michael studied Accounting/IT at United Wesleyan College and Houghton University. Michael has also worked as a master Plater for Instrument Specialties/Laird Technologies. He was also Chief of Security for Laird Technologies and is a certified Act 235 Peace officer. Michael loves the shooting sports and has competed in USPSA/IPSC, IDPA, 3Gun. He is extremely knowledgeable in all facets of firearms as well as ammunition.