Nick Kuzy is the President and Founder of McKuzy Tactical Medicine, Inc. Nick served 25 years in the United States Military, both as a United States Marine and later as a Combat Medic in the Alabama Army National Guard, serving in several combat zones including, Bosnia, Iraq, and Afghanistan. His varied duties included, USMC Rifleman, than with the Alabama Army National Guard as a Lead Convoy Gunner, Lead Combat Medic for the 128th Medical Company (Ground Ambulance), and as a Tactical Instructor with the 200th Regiment Alabama Army National Guard’s Officer Candidate School. He also operated clinics and aid stations in the austere areas of Columbia, Equator, Panama, and the Philippines serving US Military Personnel, US Contractors, and the local population.
Additionally, Nick is a Nationally Registered EMT-Paramedic and the Director of Training and Education with a private ambulance service having worked as a Field Paramedic, Field Training Officer, and Operations Manager before being promoted to his present position. He has also served as a Police Officer working with several local Special Operations Response Teams and is a Counter Narcotics and Terrorism Operational Medical Support (CONTOMS) graduate.
Nick’s other qualifications and experiences include:
ATLS Assistant Instructor
Cardio-vascular Surgical Assistant
Medical Platoon Sergeant
Emergency Vehicle Operator’s Course Instructor
Hand-to-hand Combat Instructor
Experienced MCMAP Instructor
Trained in Judo, Brazilian Ju-jitsu, Sambo and a variety of other mixed martial arts.
NRA Certified Pistol Instructor
NRA Certified Range Safety Officer
Rifle Range Instructor/Coach
K9 Search and Rescue Handler
High Angle Rescue / Rope Rescue
SERE School Graduate (Survival, Evasion, Resistance, and Escape)
Nick is married to the former Kristie Johnson of Huntsville, AL. They have 2 children, and 5 grand children. Nick and Kristie are very active with several animal rescue groups and can often be found volunteering at the local animal shelters.