Michelle Buchkowsky, B.A.
Has been supporting and developing partnerships within SMG since, 2006. She has a passion for creating and maintaining safe environments and providing individuals training programs to enhance their skills and the lives of others.
DIRECTOR-TRAINING & DEVELOPMENT
Wade McKone is the Manager of Training and Development at Safe Management Group Inc. He has extensive experience working in high risk, complex care environments in clinical, leadership, training and risk management roles. He’s been providing training in violence prevention and crisis intervention, with a specialization in customized physical interventions for over 20 years. He is well-versed in adult learning strategies, group facilitation and fostering change and new ideas through collaborative relationships. Over the last ten years, Wade has enjoyed his free time, fulfilling the role as an Auxiliary Police Officer with the London Police Service. Wade’s entire professional career has been dedicated to effective crisis intervention with a focus on verbal de-escalation; he approaches this topic with passion, energy and integrity.
Denis Beenen, B.Ed.
A Martial arts and Self-defense instructor, teaching kids, teens and adults in the movements, awareness and techniques around personal safety and defense.
Extensive experience working children, youth and adults with developmental disabilities.
Extensive experience working with children, youth and adults with developmental disabilities.