Doctor Steve has over 20 years of global experience in the areas of crisis psychology, communications, response, intervention, and recovery. His background crosses both industry and management consulting, specializing in the human factors of crisis proactive preparation, crisis response, event survival, and event recovery. Steve holds PhD’s in Psychology and Management, a DCH in Clinical Hypnotherapy, and is a nationally-certified Emergency Medical Technician. In order to best serve people in crisis across all areas of need, he also holds ordination as a Master Certified Crisis Chaplain. To date Steve has worked in more than 50 countries, and over the past several years has focused his efforts on providing support to people and organizations from the front lines of crisis and disaster events.
Steve provides crisis psychology, crisis communications, crisis response & management, reputational risk mitigation, and emergency medical planning services through his consulting company Solutions for Organizational Survival. He is an Alumni Member of the Board of Directors of the Disaster Recovery Institute International and has taught graduate-level university courses in Crisis Psychology and Crisis Management / Business Continuity Planning. Steve is a recognized authority in the area of social engineering and the role of the human factor as a critical component of enterprise security, survivability, and recoverability. On a personal level Steve believes that we are her to serve each other, and volunteers time each month in working with victims of psychological and physical trauma as a life coach, hypnotherapist, and emergency medical technician.
Steve is certified as a Licensed MasterMind Executive Coach (LMEC) by the Rescue Institute, a Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) by the SHRM, a Business Continuity Professional (CBCP) by the DRII, an Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) by the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians, and a Master Certified Crisis Chaplain (MCCC) by Chaplain Fellowship Ministries International.