Get to know us..
*listed in alphabetic order
Ashley - Operations Manager
Ashley has been with Florida Gun Exchange since January of 2012 and has been in the firearms industry since 2007.
Brad - General Manager
Brad has been with Florida Gun Exchange since 2010. During his spare time he enjoys music, German cuisine, working on his yard and enjoy riding his motorcycle.
He is also a gun enthusiast who enjoys shooting and reloading.
John - Warehouse Manager
John Lynch has been with FGE since November 2011. When he is not working he enjoys surfing, carpentry, landscaping, his dog Madison, and watching old movies. He is also Red Hot Chili Peppers #1 Fan.
Greg - Team Lead
Greg has been with FGE since March 2015. He is Ormond Beach born and raised. When Greg is not at work, he enjoys spending time with his family, friends, surfing, fishing and shooting. Pretty much anything outdoors. Greg believes working hard and being honest with people will help you sleep better and allows you to have a better day tomorrow.
Darin - Team Lead
Darin has been with FGE since May of 2014. Darin is from Lake Helen, he’s an avid gun enthusiast, and really enjoys riding and working on his motorcycles as well as hunting & being outdoors. Darin made Eagle Scout when he was 18 years old, and also spent a year and a half doing missionary work for his church in Montana.
Andy - F/T Sales Associate
Andy has been with FGE since fall of 2019. Previously he was part of the fitness industry in membership sales and as a personal training assistant. When given the opportunity to work at his first gun store he didn’t miss the chance to obtain both security G and D licenses, after which he became a security officer and a crane rigger at dual positions with a prominent rigging company at Port Canaveral. He has always been a lover of guns since a child and when not working he enjoys everything outdoors, kayak fishing ,exercise, practicing with and cleaning his guns.
Bryan - F/T Sales Associate
Bryan came to FGE in November 2015. When Bryan is not at work he enjoys shooting, more specifically Dan Wesson firearms.
Bud - P/T Sales Associate
Bud has been with FGE since June of 2017. He is retired from the NASA Space Shuttle Program and an avid motorcyclist having worked for Harley Davidson. He has been a firearms enthusiast since he was very young and also enjoys photography and classic cars. He is excited to be fulfilling his passion of working with interesting people in the firearms
Chris A - F/T Sales Associate
Chris has been with FGE since March 2018. He is originally from Austin, TX., and is an Army Infantry veteran. He has a passion for the outdoors, hiking and camping. He started shooting when he was 11 and in the Boy Scouts.
Luis - F/T Sales Associate
Luis has been with FGE since Nov 2019. He served 6 years in the US Army as a medic. He retired in 2014 after 20 years with the Yonkers, NY Police Department where he served as a sergeant and team leader in the Emergency Service Unit. When not enjoying family time and spoiling the grandchildren he can be found at the range or bass fishing.
Pro Staff Team Members
Adam - F/T Sales Associate
Adam, also known as “Bravo”, has been employed at Florida Gun Exchange for over 6 years now and is one of our oldest standing employees.
When he is not working at the shop, he thoroughly enjoys doing anything outside; including hunting, inshore and offshore fishing, and golfing to name a few of his favorite. His vast knowledge of firearms and incredible expertise has made him a key asset to Florida Gun Exchange.
Ben - F/T Sales Associate
Ben has been with FGE since June 2017. Originally from Maryland, he was born on NAS/PAX River naval base and ever since he’s been drawn to the water. He spent his high school years as a commercial fisherman as well as a First Mate on multiple charter boats. After high school he was assistant harbor master at Adventure Yacht Harbor for eight years. The outdoors, in all its facets, has been a life long passion of his. He’s been a “gun nut” since his first Daisy Red Ryder. He is classically trained as a gunsmith and has worked in the firearms industry for the past six years. He also enjoys restoring classic and antique firearms as much as he loves shooting them.
Bobby - F/T Sales Associate
Bobby has been with FGE since December 2014 after working in the banking industry for 8 years. He graduated from the University of North Florida with a Bachelors in Business Administration. He enjoys reading, competitive shooting, hunting and fishing. Bobby was born and raised in the Daytona beach area and after graduating from Mainland High School, he attended the University of North Florida to pursue a bachelors in Business Administration graduating in 2007.
After a successful career in mortgage processing/operations, Bobby made the personal decision to come back home to assist his parents and to begin working in what he feels is truly one of the best places to work. Every day is exciting at FGE because Bobby enjoys meeting new people and help them select a firearm or item that fits their needs.
Jamie - F/T Sales Associate & Certified Gunsmith
Jamie has been with FGE since 2002. In his spare time he enjoys hunting, spear fishing, scuba diving, video games, and brewing beer.
Jim - F/T Sales Associate
Jim has been at Florida Gun Exchange since September 2016. He is a gun enthusiast who enjoys virtually any opportunity to shoot his guns or bow. While not working, he enjoys reading, hunting, spending time with his family, and playing, coaching, or officiating hockey.
Josh - F/T Sales Associate
Josh has been with FGE since June 2018. He is originally from Upstate NY in the Adirondack Mountain region. Josh enjoys hunting, fishing, golfing, shooting guns and bowling. When he is not at work he likes to spend as much time as possible with his kids. In his spare time he likes to relax by a campfire with a cigar.
Lewis - F/T Sales Associate
Lewis joined the FGE team in May 2018. His passion for firearms helped him with the decision to make a career change from a two decade long run in retail management, to working in the store that helped foster his passion for firearms. From building and modifying AR platform rifles and shooting to computer gaming and building custom gaming computers, Lewis enjoys many activities when he is outside of the store. “Keep Smiling!”