Meet the Team

Dylan Kenneson
Chief Instructor

Dylan comes to White Birch Armory with over 12 years of experience professionally training Military, Law Enforcement, Goverment, and armed citizens. He is a law enforcement officer with 7 years of experience(and counting!) as well as a competition shooter. When not training, Dylan is an avid outdoorsman who enjoys hiking and hunting.  

Heather Cote
Adjunct Instructor

Heather is a twenty year law enforcement veteran who specializes in women’s classes and entry level courses. She enjoys bringing new shooters to a comfort level that creates a lifelong shooter.  As a recent retiree, she enjoys long distance mountain running, camping, long hikes and spending time with her animals.  Heather is a trained crisis negotiator, spending the last several years as a negotiator with a local SWAT team.  She still works as a part time officer when she isn’t at White Birch or deep in the woods.


Meg Hodgson
Adjunct Instructor

Meg has a passion for helping others and sharing her knowledge and experience.  She has her MBA from UNH and previously worked as a Deputy Conservation Officer for the State of New Hampshire. Meg enjoys all things outdoors and loves spending time with her family shooting, hunting, fishing, hiking, snowshoeing, skiing, or boating. When not working or teaching Meg is spending time with her husband and daughter at their cottage in Maine or just enjoying their time together