Peggy Pope Founder & President of WDW Training Center, owner of Defense Preparedness training background:
In 2012 Peggy took to handgun shooting after being threatened for uncovering an internet scam from being perpetrated through the membership of one of the largest organizations in Mesquite, NV. As the owner of CAppTech, voted “Best of Mesquite Computer Repair” via the local paper readers’ poll (11 years running), she was contacted to advise on said internet service proposal.
After the preceding, she joined a shooting organization which resulted in several gold medals for center fire & rim fire in the 2013 & 2014 Senior Games.
Has been training with a martial arts master for the past 6 years in various forms of MA.
Attended courses necessary for NRA Certified Firearms Instructor certification.
Has received firearms training at Gunsite Firearms Academy, Paulden, Arizona.
Is a Directors Member at Front Sight Firearms Training Institute, Pahrump, NV.
Defense Preparedness Training is the action part of all endeavors. WDW Training Center, Inc., is a 501c3 non-profit corporation focusing on fundraising. DPT is co-ed but specializes in self-defense training, armed or unarmed, for soft-targets: seniors, women, kids and the disabled.
The fee based training, plus donations to the non-profit, helps to support those who have been victimized and in need of self-defense training at no charge.
WDW stands for Women’s Defense & Weaponry.
Logandale, Mesquite, serving Southern Nevada:
most training & shoot meets conducted in Logandale (N Moapa Valley) the remainder just outside Mesquite, NV. Logandale is approx 20 minutes south of Mesquite and less than an hour north of Las Vegas, NV at Hafen Ranch.
Among our more memorable charity (no charge) self-defense training accomplishments:
Our goal is to help more underprivileged, soft-targets and those residing in safe homes
thereby working closely with the counselor. We have fee-based training, which helps
support the preceding, whenever we can we help those in need and cannot afford it.