Speaker Biographies

PAUL LATHROP
Paul Lathrop is the owner and executive producer of the Polite Society Podcast, a weekly show on the Self Defense Radio Network. He built his show around regaining our 2nd Amendment rights, and encourages his listeners to get involved politically to bring about the restoration of our freedoms. Paul is also the co-owner of the Self Defense Radio Network, a network comprising both podcasts and terrestrial radio shows whose combined reach touches a large portion of the gun owning community. When not working on his podcast or the network, Paul makes his living as a truck driver and does much of the work for both on the road.
CHERYL TODD
Cheryl Todd is the owner of AZFirearms.com, Pot Of Gold Estate Auctions, and Executive Producer & Co-Host of Gun Freedom Radio. Cheryl has 30 years of experience in business and holds a degree in Psychology which allows her to bring a unique voice to Family Business and the Firearms Industry. A wife of over 30 years, mother, and grandmother, Cheryl speaks to the value of our 2nd Amendment Rights through the lens of self-protection and instilling those values in the generations to come. Hosting the weekly Gun Freedom Radio show is an extension of that desire to educate, engage and make gun-related topics and issues accessible and easy to understand by separating the facts from the hype. Cheryl is a lifetime member of the NRA, the ASRPA, the AZCDL, and supports other organizations such as Refuse To Be A Victim, Eddie Eagle and ChildSafe. Cheryl also volunteers her time on multiple Boards and is the sitting Chair on the Southwest Valley Chamber of Commerce in her home town. She is service-driven and has been recognized with Community Service Awards for the First Responders Appreciation Day, a fund-raising event founded by her and her husband, which helps local First Responders in need. Cheryl writes feature articles for multiple publications and is a sought-after Speaker and Panel-Moderator at both the local and national level. Cheryl has been an invited speaker at the National Gun Rights Policy Conference, the NSSF Industry Summit, the DC Project in our Nation’s Capital, the National NRA Women’s Conference, as well as appearing on various news outlets, NRATV, and C-Span.
AMANDA SUFFECOOL
Amanda Suffecool is a degreed engineer who spends her spare time sharing her love of country, constitution and specifically the 2nd Amendment with others. Amanda works full time as the Engineering and Quality Manager at a stamping company that services the Automotive, Aerospace and Government Contract industries.
Amanda has been an NRA certified instructor for more than 15 years, in 8 different disciplines and has added FEMA, OSHA and now ALICE active shooter response trainer credentials to the mix. She has taught several thousand conceal carry holders in Ohio. Amanda is the director of the not for profit group REALIZE firearms awareness coalition and the producer of its flagship educational program, a Q&A radio show about guns. Amanda, along with her brother Rob Campbell, host the newly syndicated radio show Eye On The Target Radio (EyeOnTheTargetRadio.com). They have been educating on the topics related to firearms since 2010 and have just expanded nationally. With its basis for firearms education, REALIZE has hosted a wide variety of public education seminars including Police and Community Relations panel discussion, an annual free Appraisal Fair, was a supporting organization for Project Childsafe – Cleveland, The Preppers Ball ( PreppersBall.com), a Church self-defense program, and hosts multiple yearly Woman’s Day at the Range programs. Amanda is the author of the how-to book Your Guide to producing a Concealed Carry Fashion Show. She consulted with the NRA for the annual CarryGuardEXPO concealed carry fashion show and her Cleveland show was featured on VICE.
TOM GRESHAM
Tom Gresham has been fighting for the Second Amendment since 1967, and has brought the message of responsible firearms ownership to millions through his writing and broadcasting through that time. A leading innovator in outdoor media, Gresham has been actively engaged in all forms of print, electronic and online media for more than 40 years.  A book author, magazine editor and writer (Sports Afield, Alaska, Guns & Ammo, Rifle, American Hunter); television host, director and creator; radio show host; and online video producer, Gresham has consistently opened new pathways for showing the shooting sports. His weekly national radio talk show, “Tom Gresham’s Gun Talk,” is heard by millions throughout the U.S. and Canada, on 250 radio stations and on the web through Apple iTunes.  Through the talk show, Gresham created the “Gun Talk Truth Squad” — 375,000 volunteers who challenge the general media whenever there is a misstatement about gun owners or a slanted story. Gresham created Gun Talk Media, which produces television series, online video series, and produced the ground-breaking smartphone app GunDealio. Other achievements from Tom Gresham: Created first national radio talk show about guns and gun rights; Created first podcast about guns and gun rights; Created first television series about self defense with firearms; Created first online all-video website about firearms; Co-hosted first firearms television series. (NSSF’s Shooting Sports America on ESPN);  Gun Rights Defender of The Year 2017 — Citizen’s Committee for the Right To Keep and Bear Arms; 2018 Ken Sedlecky Lifetime Achievement Award — NSSF
CHARLIE COOK
Charlie Cook is a lifelong musician and instrumental music teacher for over 20 years. As an avid shooter and teacher, becoming a firearms instructor was the next logical step. Charlie is certified by the NRA, MA State Police and the Utah BCI. Combining his love for music with his love for guns lead him to create his popular “GunGram” videos series where he plays the trumpet and shoots his gun at the same time and in rhythm to the music. His newest YouTube channel is titled “Riding Shotgun With Charlie” and features him conducting interviews behind the wheel while riding in various locations around the country with his “shotgun riding” guests, which have included Mark Walters, Shaneen Allen, Anthony Colandro, Brian Aitken, Reverend Kenn Blanchard among others. His videos have been featured on the television show “Right This Minute” and “@Midnight” on Comedy Central. Charlie is rapidly becoming a popular guest on local and national radio programs.
SARAH CADE
Sarah Cade is a healthcare professional, recreational shooter, and volunteer activist. A strong proponent of single-issue advocacy, she serves as a Team Leader for the MN Gun Owners Caucus. She brings a unique perspective on how gun laws affect the next generation of gun owners, who are increasingly female, non-white, and urban dwelling.
YEHUDA REMER 
Yehuda Remer is the is The Pew Pew Jew and also the author of Safety On, An Introduction to the World of Firearms for Children. He is also a freelance graphic design artist, and a dynamo of networking and growing his visibility through the various Social Media Platforms.

BETH ALCAZAR
Author of “Women’s Handgun & Self-Defense Fundamentals,” associate editor of Concealed Carry Magazine, and creator of the “Pacifiers & Peacemakers” blogBeth Alcazar has enjoyed nearly two decades of teaching and working in the firearms industry. She holds degrees in language arts, education, and communication management, and uses her experience and enthusiasm to share safe and responsible firearms ownership and usage with others. Beth is certified through the NRA as a Training Counselor, Chief Range Safety Officer, and Certified Instructor for multiple disciplines. She is also a Certified Instructor through Sig Sauer Academy, ALICE Institute, DRAW School, TWAW, and I.C.E. Training, and is a USCCA Certified Instructor and Senior Training Counselor. Beth is also the winner of NRA’s Marion P. Hammer Woman of Distinction Award for 2019.
DAN WOS
Dan Wos is a nationally recognized 2nd Amendment advocate and Author of  “Good Gun Bad Guy – Behind the Lies of the Anti-Gun Radical” and “Good Gun Bad Guy 2 – Destroying the Anti-Gun Narrative.” He speaks at events, is a contributing writer for many publications and can be found on radio stations across the country. Dan has been a guest on the Sean Hannity Show, NRATV and several others. Speaking on behalf of gun-rights, Dan exposes the strategies of the anti-gun crowd and explains their mission to disarm law-abiding American gun-owners.  Dan lives in Saratoga Springs, NY. ​To learn more about Dan, visit: www.goodgunbadguy.net 
TIFFANY JOHNSON

Tiffany Johnson is a lawyer and a full time instructor at the University of Memphis. After spending the first half of her life afraid of guns, Tiffany is now a    Rangemaster-certified firearms instructor and an NRA Training Counselor. She assists Tom and Lynn Givens     with Rangemaster programming and teaches handgun classes with Aqil Qadir of Citizens Safety Academy in the Nashville area. At FrontSightPress.com, Tiffany blogs about defying stereotypes and dispelling myths about guns. She has appeared on numerous pro-Second Amendment podcasts, she’s spoken at the United Nations on her personal journey with firearms, and she recently gave the keynote address to the World Forum on Shooting Activities in Nuremberg, Germany.