Central-Iowa Impact consist of a highly passionate team of shooting sports enthusiasts! We have ten active employees on staff along with many more supporters. Come in & check us out & you will see why CII is a popular place for Iowans & guests to visit. We are a family & treat you like one too!
Founder of CII - Matt Halsrud President/CEO
Raised in rural Humboldt County. Graduated from Twin Rivers High School & left for the United States Marine Corps two months after graduation. Served six years active duty throughout the world before relocating back to Iowa at the end of his enlistment. Matt still serves in the Marine Corps League, Veterans of Foreign Wars, & American Legion.
2nd DAN (Degree) Black belt in Taekwondo.
NRA Firearms Instructor
Chief Range Safety Officer
United States Concealed Carry Association Instructor
NRA Refuse To Be A Victim Instructor
Iowa Hunters Safety Instructor
Glock and Smith & Wesson Certified Armorer
Scholastic Shooting Sports Foundation Youth Coach
THE NEED FOR A ONE-STOP FACILITY FOR SHOOTING SPORTS IN THE BOONE & AMES AREA DROVE MATT TO TAKE A SERIOUS LOOK AT STARTING THIS OPERATION. BEING ABLE TO OFFER NOT ONLY AN INDOOR SHOOTING RANGE, BUT TRAINING, COACHING, FIREARM SALES & EVEN MORE IMPORTANT GUNSMITH SERVICES BECAME THE PRIMARY DRIVE BEHIND THE PROJECT. WE NOW HAVE A VERY NICE SMALL-TOWN FACILITY THAT HAS THE ANSWER TO ALL OF YOUR SHOOTING SPORTS NEEDS.