Michael McDonald, Facilitator

Michael McDonald has 19 years of experience working in the law enforcement and mental health industries dealing with management techniques and trainings.  Michael graduated Bellevue University with a BS Degree in Criminal Justice Administration and completed a comprehensive training through the State of Iowa in Applied Management. Michael brings his knowledge of training through the three areas of learning, visual, audio, and kenestetic. Michael began his career with the Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office where he trained other officers in all facets of law enforcement.  Michael also spent many hours training with area hospitals and fire departments assisting them with continuing education hours for their respective agencies.  Michael currently works for the State of Iowa through the Department of Human Services and as part of his duties he trains new employees on current policies and procedures utilized through DHS as well as new employee orientation on many different topics relating to safety, security, and therapeutic measures.