10 or More Years

Goodman Professional Development, Inc.

I am a retired NYPD Deputy Inspector with graduate degrees in Criminal Justice and Instructional Systems Design operating as an S corporation with certifications as a vendor for the federal government. I have provided training to law enforcement personnel as well as other government personnel for over forty years. My portfolio includes customized seminars in ethical decision-making, leadership, negotiation techniques, investigative interviewing techniques, public speaking, and defusing workplace aggression among other topics.

Daniel P. Ward Sr

As an independent contractor with more than 22 years in the Corrections Field and five years as a police officer, I have had the opportunity to serve as a first line responder, mid level manager, and executive level leader. My experience includes the development and implementation of alternative sentencing programs (Electronic Monitoring, Pre-trial Diversion, Work Release, etc), community corrections programs, Drug Courts, Mental Health Courts, and New Jail Design.

Polis Solutions, LLC

Polis Solutions, Inc. was founded in by the creators of a $40M Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) effort to develop innovative methods and technologies for training social interaction and trust-­‐building skills.  We are a training, consulting and research firm that specializes in creating evidence-­‐based programs that build public trust and safer communities.

Active BJA Funded Project(s):

  • T3 - Tact, Tactics and Trust Training and Technical Assistance

John J. Vanek

As an independent consultant I offer training instruction, technical assistance, and speaker presentations on Human Trafficking, the multidisciplinary and law enforcement responses to Human Trafficking, Leadership, Collaboration, LE/Public Engagement, Management and related topics. I hold a M.A. in Leadership from Saint Mary's College of California. I retired from the San Jose Police Department in the rank of lieutenant in 2011 after 25 years. I managed the department's BJA-funded Human Trafficking Task Force from 2006-2011.

Law Enforcement & Emergency Services Video Association International, Inc.

LEVA is recognized as the global leader in forensic video and digital multimedia evidence processing training.  Its instructors are widely recognized in this science and regarded as among the most respected experts in their field of expertise.