As with all public and private sector agencies that have a focus on safety, security, emergency management, hazardous materials and leadership, ensuring that our responders keep a situational awareness on their tasks will ensure that each of them will go home after their shifts. I hope the resources and topics on this website are of value to you. Feel free to reach out and let’s chat about how we can partner together to create cutting edge training opportunities.
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Adam is devoted to Public Safety and the preservation of human life. He currently is an Environmental Risk Consultant; Office of General Counsel for a healthcare system in Northern California. His emergency management career includes international program development and supervision of emergency response coordinators throughout the United States and Canada. He specializes in building safety and emergency management training and exercise programs for public and private sector companies.
For fifteen years Adam worked at the Somerset Police Department. During his tenure, Adam held the positions of Field Training Officer (FTO), Evidence Technician, Hostage/Crisis Negotiator and Deputy Emergency Manager. He provided a legacy by building the school district’s Police School Liaison program of which he held the position for six years and is still in existence today.
Law Enforcement is just one facet of his devotion to safety. His EMS roles include being a Nationally Registered EMT since 1998; current serving with St. Croix EMS & Rescue (Wisconsin) for over fifteen years. He participates in rescue operations including Swiftwater, Rescue/Recovery Diving, and others. Adam has taken the lead in numerous grant writing endeavors and donation requests with an aggregate total over $1,000,000 for both EMS and Law Enforcement.
I am honored and humbled to have the opportunity to pass along my knowledge to others through the invitations to present at conferences around the nation.
Adam is the owner of Safety University™: a safety consulting and training company that specializes in safety management, consulting, training, and on-site incident response.
With the support of the Somerset Police Department and St. Croix EMS and Rescue, Adam has testified in front of State Legislatures to change several statutes that aid in making the Public Safety sector safer for all.
Adam has a Bachelor of Science degree in Criminal Justice, a Master of Arts degree in Police Leadership, Education and Administration and an Associate of Applied Science degree in Emergency Management. He is a Certified Emergency Manager (CEM®) thorugh the International Association of Emergency Managers (IAEM), Certified Protection Professional (CPP®) through ASIS International, Master Exercise Practitioner (MEP) from FEMA and has held adjunct instructor status at several colleges.
Developed Workplace Violence Prevention Program
Co-champion in the development of a system-wide workplace violence prevention program and lead for the education and training section of the program. This resulted in curriculum being administered to over 125,000 employees, contractors, vendors, and medical staff professionals. In addition, the training leveraged cutting-edge technology to ensure it was engaging and captured the student’s attention.
Training Matrix and Syllabi
Developed training matrix and course syllabi to encompass safety, security, emergency management and hazardous materials training for all personnel at hospital. Once rolled out the project was adopted by Corporate leadership and has become the standard for 55,000 employees in 7th largest non-profit healthcare system in the United States.
Coordinated law enforcement agencies to work under one policy for completing alcohol compliance investigations.
Developed the largest coalition in the State of WI to include 12 law enforcement agencies and one volunteer youth group.
State of WI Representatives to change public safety laws.
Testified twice and was successful in changing two laws to aid in public safety agencies to access electronic driver’s license photos and how to respond to rescues on navigable waterways.
HAZWOPER program standard, training matrix and vendor selection criteria.
Provided uniformity and compliance to over 2,500 employees working in the U.S. and Canada under OSHA’s 1910,120 standard.
Develop field training program for the Somerset Police Department
FTO program was implemented and resulted in the highest functioning probationary officers in department history.
Adam has led international teams in safety, security and emergency management covering all of North America.
He strives to ensure all his presentations and consultations are realistically actionable for all safety professionals; regardless of level.
Adam has vast experience in law enforcement, EMS, emergency management, safety, hazardous materials and many more areas.