Strategic Armor, LLC started in November of 2018, by two men who met in 2011 working for Dyncorp. Both Robert Lee Bailey and Edward Scott Shuffler have over 50 years of combined experience. With this experience, they ensure that every client has their needs met with absolute professionalism and detailed expectation.
Robert Lee Bailey II
Robert Bailey served 20 years in the United States Marine Corps where he served as an Infantryman, Marine Scout Sniper, Scout Sniper Instructor, Urban Sniper / Reconnaissance Surveillance Instructor, and a Marine Combat Instructor. During his service, he held a variety of positions including: Team Leader, Platoon Sergeant, Platoon Commander, Company Gunnery Sergeant, and Senior Enlisted Advisor. After retiring from the USMC, Mr. Bailey was employed by Dyncorp International as a part of the Diplomatic Security Service of the High Threat Protection Division in Northern Iraq, serving as a Personal Security Specialist and Designated Defensive Marksman. After leaving DynCorp in 2013, he dedicated his time to volunteering at Drake Landing as a Range Officer and firearm training instructor.
Edward Scott Shuffler
Scott Shuffler served in the United States Army from 1988 to 1992. During this time, Mr. Shuffler worked in the Military Police (95B) Division. When he separated from the Army in 1992, Mr. Shuffler attended Basic Law Enforcement Training (BLET) while consecutively beginning his pursuit in an Associate’s Degree in a Criminal Justice Applied Science program. The start of his security career began as an armed Security Guard, while still focusing on finishing his Associates Degree. Upon completion of his Degree, Mr. Shuffler began his career in Law Enforcement as a Patrol Officer. Over the course of the next thirteen years, Mr. Shuffler received over 1,000 hours of advanced training in areas including crime scene processing, investigations, traffic radar, crash reconstructions, emergency response team (ERT aka SWAT), criminal interstate interdiction, and basic and advanced level instructor training. Mr. Shuffler also served as a law enforcement instructor for nearly 10 years. He began with Dyncorp International in 2008 in the Police Training Program. He was then promoted to Regional Supervisor, where he managed and supervised around 35 personnel.