Judi Phelps

Judi Phelps, president and staff instructor for On Guard Defense, LLC, has a diverse career background in hospitality, information technology, sales/marketing, law and firearms instruction. She earned a B.S. degree in marketing from Franklin University and a Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in paralegal studies from The Ohio State University. She is certified to teach NRA Basic Pistol, NRA Basic Rifle & NRA Refuse to be a Victim and customized courses to meet the requirements necessary to obtain an Ohio Concealed Handgun (CHL) permit.  Judi is also an NRA Certified Range Safety Officer. As a firearms and personal defense enthusiast, Judi is passionate about sharing her knowledge and skills with others and is an outspoken advocate for our second amendment right to keep and bear arms. She is especially focused on teaching other women how to prepare and defend themselves against violence. Judi is an active member of the National Rifle Association (NRA) and Ohioans for Concealed Carry (OFCC).


Contact Us

66211 Bethel Road
New Plymouth, Ohio  45654

(740) 596-1984

Hours:  Range Open to Public by Appointment Only

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