Upcoming Events

Thank you sincerely to the program hosts, conference organizers and program attendees who have recommended my programs, consultations, coaching and other services to your friends and professional associates. I am humbled by your kind words and your referrals.

Satisfied customers making referrals has been the foundation of my success since 1992! Here is a list of programs where I will be in attendance, providing a keynote, workshop, breakout or consulting services:

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2019 Tour Stops

(Some stops subject to confirmation.)

January 3-9, 2019 – COMPLETED
2019 INTERNATIONAL Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Situational Awareness for Oil Refinery Operators

Syncrude Canada Ltd./ExxonMobil
Fort McMurray, Alberta

January 12, 2019 – COMPLETED
2019 Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Flawed Situational Awareness: The stealth killer of first responders

Quad County Fire Chiefs Association
Clarkston, Washington

January 15-16, 2019 – COMPLETED
2019 Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Flawed Situational Awareness: The stealth killer of first responders

Pearland Fire Department
Pearland, Texas

January 26, 2019 – COMPLETED
2019 Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Flawed Situational Awareness: The stealth killer of first responders

Toledo Fire Department
Toledo, Ohio

January 29, 2019 – COMPLETED
Live Stream Training Event
What is situational awareness and why does it matter?
Whitecourt Fire Department
Whitecourt, Alberta

February 2-3, 2019 – COMPLETED
2019 Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Flawed Situational Awareness: The stealth killer of first responders

Missouri Winter Fire School
Columbia, Missouri

February 4, 2019 – COMPLETED
2019 Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Flawed Situational Awareness: The stealth killer of first responders

Topeka Fire Department
Topeka, Kansas

February 22, 2019 – COMPLETED
2019 Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Flawed Situational Awareness: The stealth killer of first responders

West Virginia Emergency Services Conference
Pipestem, West Virginia

February 25, 2019 – COMPLETED
Building Tomorrow’s Leaders… Today!
Recruitment and Retention Best Practices
International Falls Fire Department

International Falls, Minnesota

February 26, 2019 – COMPLETED
Building Tomorrow’s Leaders… Today!
Recruitment and Retention Best Practices
Grand Rapids Fire Department

Grand Rapids, Minnesota

February 25, 2019 – COMPLETED
Building Tomorrow’s Leaders… Today!
Recruitment and Retention Best Practices
Eveleth Fire Department

Eveleth, Minnesota

February 25, 2019 – COMPLETED
Building Tomorrow’s Leaders… Today!
Recruitment and Retention Best Practices
Lutsen Fire Department

Lutsen, Minnesota

March 5-7, 2019 – COMPLETED
2019 Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Flawed Situational Awareness: The stealth killer of first responders

Baytown Fire Department
Baytown, Texas

March 9, 2019 – COMPLETED
2019 Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Flawed Situational Awareness: The stealth killer of first responders

Ponderosa Fire Department
Houston, Texas

March 10, 2019 – COMPLETED
2019 Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Flawed Situational Awareness: The stealth killer of first responders

Northwest Fire Department
Houston, Texas

March 12, 2019 – COMPLETED
2019 Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Flawed Situational Awareness: The stealth killer of first responders
Maryland Fire & Rescue Institute
National Fire Service Staff & Command Course

Towson, Maryland

March 25 – April 3, 2019 – COMPLETED
Situational Awareness Consulting and Training
United States Navy, Naval Sea Command
Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard

Oahu, Hawaii

April 11, 2019 – COMPLETED
2019 Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Situational Awareness: The foundation for good decision making
Fire Department Instructor’s Conference
Indianapolis, Indiana 

April 14-16, 2019 – COMPLETED
2019 Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Washington Fire Training and Safety Officers Section
Washington Fire Chief’s Association
Firefighter Safety: Mistakes & Best Practices
Training for Failure: Why we must change the way we train first responders
Keynote Address
Flawed Situational Awareness: The stealth killer of first responders
Wenatchee, Washington

April 22, 2019
Leader’s Toolbox: Building tomorrow’s leaders… Today!
Leadership Consulting
Winona Fire Department
Winona, Minnesota

April 25, 2019
2019 Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Flawed Situational Awareness: The stealth killer of first responders
International Association of Fire Chiefs
Company Officer Leadership Series
Atlanta, Georgia

April 27, 2019
2019 Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Flawed Situational Awareness: The stealth killer of first responders
Cook County Emergency Management Conference
Grand Marais, Minnesota

April 29 – May 1, 2019
Leader’s Toolbox: Building tomorrow’s leaders… Today!
Leadership Consulting
(Confidential Contractor)
Madison, Wisconsin

May 4, 2019
2019 Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Flawed Situational Awareness: The stealth killer of first responders
Maryland Fire Chiefs Association
Safety Symposium
College Park, Maryland

May 7, 2019
Leader’s Toolbox: Building tomorrow’s leaders… Today!
Officer Development Program
Scott Township Fire Department
Evansville, Indiana

May 8, 2019
2019 Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Situational Awareness: The foundation for good decision making
FAST 19 – FlightBridgeED Conference
Nashville, Tennessee

May 19, 2019
2019 Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Flawed Situational Awareness: The stealth killer of first responders
Buckley Fire Department
Buckley, Washington

May 21, 2019
2019 Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Flawed Situational Awareness: The stealth killer of first responders
Washington State Fire Chiefs Association Conference
Kennewick, Washington

May 30, 2019
2019 Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Flawed Situational Awareness: The stealth killer of first responders
Nicholson Construction
Pittsburgh, PA *

May 31 – June 2, 2019
2019 Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Flawed Situational Awareness: The stealth killer of first responders
Safety Institute Conference
Broken Arrow, Oklahoma

June 5-13, 2019
2019 INTERNATIONAL Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Situational Awareness for Oil Refinery Operators
Syncrude Canada Ltd./ExxonMobil
Fort McMurray, Alberta

June 15, 2019
2019 Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Flawed Situational Awareness: The stealth killer of first responders
National Volunteer Fire Council Summit
Portland, Oregon

June 17, 2019
2019 Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Flawed Situational Awareness: The stealth killer of first responders
National Fire Protection Association Conference
San Antonio, Texas

June 24-25, 2019
2019 Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Flawed Situational Awareness: The stealth killer of first responders
Odessa Fire Department
Odessa, Texas

July 24-25, 2019
2019 Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Flawed Situational Awareness: The stealth killer of first responders
United States Air Force Academy
Colorado Springs, Colorado

July 26, 2019
2019 Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Flawed Situational Awareness: The stealth killer of first responders
North Metro Fire District
Broomfield, Colorado

July 27-30, 2019
National Speakers Association Annual Conference
Denver, Colorado

August 8-9, 2019Screen Shot 2016-07-19 at 15.36.43
Flawed Situational Awareness Lightening Round
Training for Failure
Fire-Rescue International

Atlanta, Georgia

August 12-13, 2019
2019 Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Flawed Situational Awareness: The stealth killer of first responders
Midland Fire Department
Midland, Michigan * 

August 14-16, 2019
2019 Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Flawed Situational Awareness: The stealth killer of first responders
Lansing Fire Department
Lansing, Michigan

August 17, 2019
2019 Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Flawed Situational Awareness: The stealth killer of first responders
Engram County Fire Chiefs Association
Lansing, Michigan

August 27-29, 2019
2019 Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Situational Awareness: The foundation for good decision making
Voluntary Protection Programs Participants Association Conference
New Orleans, Louisiana

August 30 – October 10
Camino de Santiago
Spain

October 15, 2019
2019 Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Situational Awareness: The foundation for good decision making
Illinois Fire Chiefs Association
Peoria, Illinois

October 19-20, 2019
Leader’s Toolbox: Building tomorrow’s leader… Today!
Mission, vision and core values
Clearwater Regional Fire Department
Rocky Mountain House, Alberta

November 4-5, 2019
2019 Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Situational Awareness: The foundation for good decision making
Merritt College
Oakland, California *

November 14-17, 2019
Topic TBD
International Association of Fire Chiefs
Volunteer & Combination Officer’s Section
Symposium in the Sun
Clearwater Beach, Florida

December 9, 2019
2019 Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Situational Awareness: The foundation for good decision making
All Hazards Incident Management Team Association Conference
St. Louis, Missouri


2020

February 5, 2020
2020 Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Situational Awareness: The foundation for good decision making
Miami Valley Fire & Rescue Conference
Middletown, Ohio

February 7-9, 2020
2020 Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Flawed Situational Awareness: The stealth killer of first responders

Missouri Winter Fire School
Columbia, Missouri

March 7-8, 2020
2020 Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Flawed Situational Awareness: The stealth killer of first responders

Shillington Fire Department
Shillington, Pennsylvania

March 9, 2020
2020 Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Flawed Situational Awareness: The stealth killer of first responders
National Fire Service Staff & Command Course

Maryland Fire & Rescue Institute
Towson, Maryland

April 20-25, 2020
Fire Department Instructor’s Conference

Indianapolis, Indiana *

August 19-22, 2020
Fire-Rescue International

Phoenix, Arizona *


2018 Completed Tour Stops

January 2-6, 2018 – COMPLETED
2018 INTERNATIONAL Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Situational Awareness Consultation

Syncrude Canada, Ltd.
Fort McMurray, Alberta

January 10-11, 2018 – COMPLETED
2018 Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Flawed Situational Awareness: The stealth killer of first responders

Henrico County Fire Department
Richmond, Virginia

January 20, 2018 – COMPLETED
2018 INTERNATIONAL Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Flawed Situational Awareness: The stealth killer of first responders

BX Swan Lake Fire Rescue
Swan Lake, British Columbia

January 21, 2018 – COMPLETED
2018 INTERNATIONAL Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Flawed Situational Awareness: The stealth killer of first responders

Penticton Fire Department
Penticton, British Columbia

January 27, 2018 – COMPLETED
2018 Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Flawed Situational Awareness: The stealth killer of first responders

Saint Louis Area Fire Department
Sait Louis, Michigan

January 28, 2018 – COMPLETED
2018 Situational Awareness Matters!  Tour Stop
Flawed Situational Awareness: The stealth killer of first responders

Portage Fire Department
Portage, Michigan

February 3, 2018 – COMPLETED
2018 Situational Awareness Matters!  Tour Stop
Flawed Situational Awareness: The stealth killer of first responders

Swissvale Fire Department
Swissvale, Pennsylvania

February 6, 2018 – COMPLETED
2018 Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Flawed Situational Awareness: The stealth killer of first responders

Evans Fire Department
Evans, Colorado

February 7, 2018 – COMPLETED
2018 Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Flawed Situational Awareness: The stealth killer of first responders

Summit Fire Authority
Frisco, Colorado

February 12-15, 2018 – COMPLETED
2018 Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Flawed Situational Awareness: The stealth killer of first responders

Missouri City Fire Department
Missouri City, Texas

February 20, 2018 – COMPLETED
2018 Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Flawed Situational Awareness: The stealth killer of first responders

Training for Failure
International Association of Fire Chiefs
Company Officer Development Series
Orlando, Florida

February 21-22, 2018 – COMPLETED
2018 Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Flawed Situational Awareness: The stealth killer of first responders

Emergency Services Conference at Pipestem
Pipestem, West Virginia

February 27, 2018 – COMPLETED
2018 Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Flawed Situational Awareness: The stealth killer of first responders

Texas Fire Chiefs Association Conference
Austin, Texas

March 1-3, 2018 – COMPLETED
2018 INTERNATIONAL Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Situational Awareness for Oil Refinery Operators

Syncrude Canada Ltd./ExxonMobil

March 12, 2018 – COMPLETED
2018 Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Flawed Situational Awareness: The stealth killer of first responders
National Fire Service Staff & Command Course

Maryland Fire & Rescue Institute
Towson, Maryland

March 14-18, 2018 – COMPLETED
2018 INTERNATIONAL Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Situational Awareness for Refinery Operators

Syncrude Canada Ltd./ExxonMobil

April 3-4, 2018 – COMPLETED
2018 Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Flawed Situational Awareness: The stealth killer of first responders

Louisiana Fire Chiefs Association Conference
Baton Rouge, Louisiana

April 6, 2018 – COMPLETED
2018 Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Dirty Dozen: Twelve Mistakes that Kill

Keynote Address
Texas Association of Fire Educators

Houston, Texas

April 9-13, 2018 – COMPLETED
Building Tomorrow’s Leader’s Today
Company Officer Development Institute

Evansville Fire Department
Evansville, Indiana

April 17, 2018 – COMPLETED
2018 Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Situational Awareness on the Highway

Minnesota Department of Transportation 
Camp Ripley, Minnesota

April 25, 2018 – COMPLETED
2018 Situational Awareness Matters! Tour StopScreen Shot 2016-07-19 at 15.37.00
Fire Department Instructor’s Conference
Flawed Situational Awareness: Lightening Round

Indianapolis, Indiana

April 30, 2018 – COMPLETED
2018 Situational Awareness Matters!  Tour Stop
Flawed Situational Awareness: The stealth killer of first responders

Idaho Fire Chiefs Association Conference
Sun Valley, Idaho

May 2-3, 2018 – COMPLETED
2018 Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Situational Awareness for industrial workers

Georgia Pacific Corporation
Atlanta, Georgia

May 5, 2018 – COMPLETED
2017 INTERNATIONAL Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Flawed Situational Awareness

Spruce Grove Fire Department
Spruce Grove, Alberta

May 10, 2018 – COMPLETED
2018 Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Flawed Situational Awareness: The stealth killer of first responders

West Virginia Public Safety Expo
Charleston, West Virginia

May 11, 2018 – COMPLETED
2018 Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Flawed Situational Awareness Lightening Round

Paramedic Services of Illinois
Chicago, Illinois

May 12, 2018 – COMPLETED
2018 Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Flawed Situational Awareness: The stealth killer of first responders

Midwest Fire Apparatus Customer Appreciation Event
Luverne, Minnesota

May 19, 2018 – COMPLETED
2018 Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Flawed Situational Awareness: The stealth killer of first responders

Greensburg Fire Department
Greensburg, Pennsylvania

May 24, 2018 – COMPLETED
2018 Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Flawed Situational Awareness: The stealth killer of first responders

iWomen Conference
Tyson’s Corner, Virginia

May 26, 2018 – COMPLETED
2018 International Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Flawed Situational Awareness: The stealth killer of first responders

New Brunswick Association of Fire Chiefs
Frederickton, New Brunswick

Rich Gasaway

June 13, 2018 – COMPLETED
2018 Situational Awareness Matters!  Tour Stop
Flawed Situational Awareness: The stealth killer of first responders

Fire-Rescue Med Conference
Henderson, Nevada

July 14-15, 2018 – COMPLETED
2018 Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Climbing Down the Ladder of Success

Recruitment & Retention Best Practices
Firefighter Safety: Mistakes & Best Practices
Banquet Keynote Address
Ohio Fire Chiefs Association
Columbus, Ohio

July 19-27, 2018 – COMPLETED
2018 INTERNATIONAL Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Situational Awareness for Oil Refinery Operators

Syncrude Canada Ltd./ExxonMobil

August 3-4, 2018 – COMPLETED
2018 Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Flawed Situational Awareness: The stealth killer of first responders

Evansville Fire Department
Evansville, Indiana

August 10, 2018 – COMPLETED
2018 Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Flawed Situational Awareness: The stealth killer of first responders
Training for Failure
Fire-Rescue International

Dallas, Texas

August 11-12, 2018 – COMPLETED
2018 Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Flawed Situational Awareness: The stealth killer of first responders
Northwest Fire District

Houston, Texas

August 13-16, 2018 – COMPLETED
2018 Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Flawed Situational Awareness: The stealth killer of first responders
Missouri City Fire Department
Missouri City, Texas

August 17-18, 2018 – COMPLETED
2018 Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Flawed Situational Awareness: The stealth killer of first responders
Organization/Location: (Organization prefers non-disclosure of their name and location)

August 21-24, 2018 – COMPLETED
2018 INTERNATIONAL Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Situational Awareness for Refinery Operators

Syncrude Canada Ltd./ExxonMobil

September 14, 2018 – COMPLETED
2018 Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Flawed Situational Awareness: The stealth killer in the workplace

Eagle Materials
Grapevine, Texas

September 17-18, 2018 – COMPLETED
2018 Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Flawed Situational Awareness: The stealth killer of first responders

Odessa Fire Department
Odessa, Texas

September 22, 2018 – COMPLETED
2018 INTERNATIONAL Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Flawed Situational Awareness: The stealth killer of first responders
Columbia Shuswap Regional District
Salmon Arm, British Columbia

September 24-27, 2018 – COMPLETED
2018 Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Situational Awareness Consulting & Supervisor Training
Portsmouth Naval Shipyard
Kittery, Maine

October 12, 2018 – COMPLETED
2018 Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Flawed Situational Awareness: The stealth killer of first responders

Minnesota Fire Chiefs Association Conference
Saint Paul, Minnesota

October 13-14, 2018 – COMPLETED
2018 Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Flawed Situational Awareness: The stealth killer of first responders
Leader’s Toolbox: Building Tomorrow’s Leaders… Today!

Boggs Run Fire Department
Benwood, West Virginia

October 17, 2018 – COMPLETED
2018 Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Flawed Situational Awareness: The stealth killer in the workplace

Canadian Association of Ergonomists
Sudbury, Ontario

October 19, 2018 – COMPLETED
2018 Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Flawed Situational Awareness: The stealth killer in the workplace
Loudoun County Fire Officers Seminar
Leesburg, Virginia

October 28, 2018 – COMPLETED
INTERNATIONAL 2018 Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Flawed Situational Awareness: The stealth killer in the workplace
Clearwater Regional Fire Service
Rocky Mountain House, Alberta  Canada

November 3-4, 2018 – COMPLETED
2018 Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Flawed Situational Awareness: The stealth killer of first responders

Anderson County Fire Department
Greenville, South Carolina

November 7, 2018 – COMPLETED
2018 Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Flawed Situational Awareness: The stealth killer of first responders

University Heights Fire Department
University Heights, Ohio

November 8, 2018 – COMPLETED
International Association of Fire Chiefs

Volunteer & Combination Officers Section Symposium in the Sun
How we decide

Clearwater Beach, Florida

November 9-11, 2018 – COMPLETED
National Speakers Association
CSP/CPAE Summit
Minneapolis, Minnesota

November 14, 2018 – COMPLETED
Rogue Interagency Training Association

Flawed Situational Awareness: The stealth killer of first responders
Rogue River, Oregon

November 19, 2018 – COMPLETED
Shoreline Fire Department

Flawed Situational Awareness: The stealth killer of first responders
Shoreline, Washington

November 24-December 11, 2018 – COMPLETED
2018 INTERNATIONAL Situational Awareness Matters! Tour Stop
Situational Awareness for Oil Refinery Operators

Syncrude Canada Ltd./ExxonMobil


Looking into the future…

2021

March 2021
National Fire Service Staff & Command Course

Maryland Fire & Rescue Institute
Towson, Maryland *

April 2021
Fire Department Instructor’s Conference

Indianapolis, Indiana *

July 2021
Firehouse Expo

Nashville, Tennessee *

July 28-31, 2021
Fire-Rescue International

Charlotte, North Carolina *

* Indicates placeholders for pending programs