Ron Methvin has all the skills required to succeed as a gator hunter. A military veteran, Ron is a sharpshooter who doesn’t seem to miss. Ron served his country for quite a while and was also in the regiment sent to Afghanistan. During his time in the military, Ron was taught self-discipline, strategy, and survival skills. Not only did his skills serve him well in the military, but it has also helped him to become one of the best gator hunters in the business. On the show, there are a few people who could match Ron’s accuracy when it comes to the gun. The man can snipe gators from several dozen miles and in hunting season that could make the world of difference.
Akin to most of the casts on Swamp people, Ron has revealed little about himself. Born and raised in Pineville, Louisiana, Ron spent much of his early life tailing his father. Ron joined the military when he was 17 years of age. From 1999 to 2005, Ron was a part of the Louisiana National Guard. Ron climbed to the rank of E-5 and was deported to Kandahar, Afghanistan in 2003. In 2004, he became a Lafourche sheriff’s deputy and was later promoted to a sergeant. Two years later, Ron was offered a chance to join the SWAT team. During his stay with SWAT, Ron continued his training as a sniper and was one of their best recruits.
A Career in Reality TV:
Done with his service, Ron made the journey back to his hometown of Louisianna. A distinguished war veteran, Ron was sought out by Bruce Mitchell to accompany him during the gator hunting season. He joined the series in 2012 and while Ron always dreamt of having his very own show, he is satisfied with his involvement in Swamp People.
An outdoorsman by nature, hunting comes naturally to Ron. Combining this with his immaculate skills with a gun, Ron is one of the best shooters around. Time and again, he has proved his skills in the series. His most outstanding feat on-screen was shooting an eleven-foot-alligator and dragging it to the boat on his own. Over the years, Ron has also made numerous appearances in several other reality series including Rumble in the Swamp, End of the line, Gambin Man, Home Stretch, Blood and Guts, and Cajun Cartel.
Ron leads a secret life and doesn’t like sharing much about his personal life. Although he is a married man detail about his wife remains a secret. He is a father of two lovely children a boy and a girl. He is active on social media and rarely posts about his personal life on the platform. His follower count on Facebook and Twitter is nothing to brag about.
As of 2020, Ron’s net worth is estimated to be around USD 300,000. But from the way things are going for Ron, we are sure the amount will continue to increase in the coming days.
Age, Nationality, Ethnicity
A native of Louisiana Ron Methvin was born on June 15, 1982. The birthdate makes his age 37 years as of April 2020. He is American and belongs to caucasian ethnicity.
Ronald James Methvin
Date of Birth
Place of Birth
Pineville, Louisiana, U.S
Army Veteran, Television Personality, Gator Hunter