About Us

I am Jon Payne, the President/CEO and Lead Instructor of Payne Integrated Defense Concepts/Defense Academy.

My background is in Civilian and Military Law Enforcement, Industrial Security, and Small Unit Tactics.

I have 14 years of teaching experience as a former USAF Combat Arms Instructor, Texas CHL Instructor, law enforcement trainer, and

I'm currently a Staff Instructor/Ambassador for Suarez International.