2017 Police K-9 Conference Instructors

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Dr. David Adebimpe, DSc, PhD. founder and CEO of Polymath Interscience, is a research scientist, philosopher and inventor who uses his cross-disciplinary skills and expertise...

Over the last 12 years, Steven Antommarchi has held the law enforcement titles of Patrol Officer, Canine Handler, Canine Supervisor, Canine Trainer and Interim...

Jonathan Baer is retired from the US Air Force. He started his K-9 career with the USAF in January 1999 with the Military Working...

Bart and Michael Bellon have been travelling the world giving seminars for many years. During those years, they saw that animal welfare laws were...

Blake Broadhurst has been an Orlando police officer for 13 years, spending 11 of the years on specialty units. He has served as an...

Vice President, Canine Operations, is responsible for the day-to-day canine operations at the Canine Training Center. Tracy maintains a high standard for canine care and...

Class: Hidden Compartments, Criminal Patrol & Officer Safety The focus of the criminal patrol class is to detect, interdict and disrupt the flow of illicit...
Dave Dourson - Kinetic Performance Dog Food

Dave Dourson, is the co-owner and co-founder of Kinetic Performance Dog Food (KPDF). Dave has 30+ years of experience in various blue-water business ventures...

Leos Drbohlav was born into a family of dedicated Czech canine trainers and handlers dating back generations. Josef Janos, Leos’ grandfather, was officially recognized...

Ricky Farley is  President of Alabama Canine (ACLEOTC). As a world-renowned, highly sought after trainer and speaker, Ricky continues to share his technique and elite...

Mark Flynn began his career in the Military working dog academy in 1984 at Lackland AFB Texas, and served for 11 years as a...

Matt Godwin President of DNA K9, LLC located in central NC. Active K-9 Handler Head Trainer for 18 Agencies High ranked and Certified Police Decoy...

Kevin is a chemical engineer that has spent nearly two decades serving as the programmatic and technical lead on Battelle’s numerous detection canine R&D...

EMT-P, EMS-I Kevin started his career in EMS in 1992, first as an EMT for five years before starting Paramedic School. He has worked in...

Paul Hammond - President of 360 K9 Group 30+ years of working dog experience. 22yrs of which seen continuous canine operations in hostile environments; 8yrs...

Nate Harves is the owner of Sportwaffen K9, breeding, importing, and training working line German Shepherd Dogs for real world application. Nate is a...

Travis Hicks is the owner and head trainer of Flatline K9, a dog training business located in Southern Illinois. Flatline K9 offers training in the...

Mark Hines is internationally recognized as the KONG Company’s behavior and training specialist. In his role with the KONG Company over the past 15...

John Howard is Co-Owner and Co-Founder of 3-Amigos Nutrition Group and Kinetic Performance Dog Food. John has 30+ years experience in Sales, Marketing and...

Shadi J. Ireifej DVM DACVS graduated from the State University of New York at Binghamton where he received his Bachelor of Science degree in...

Shanon resides in Anchorage Alaska. She started in search and rescue (SAR) in 2008 with the Anchorage Search Team. Her current K-9 partner is...

Nicholas King is the Director of Operations and Founder of Von Der King Kennels and Training – VDK. Formed in 2010, VDK specializes in...

Ken Licklider, SMSGT, USAF (Ret) is the owner and Chief Trainer of Vohne Liche Kennels, Inc. Mr. Licklider has fourty-four (44) years canine experience,...

A retiree from the Terre Haute Police Department, Dan was assigned to the Organized Crime & Narcotics Unit working undercover and specializing in Outlaw...

John has been instructing police canine handlers, supervisors and associations on the laws governing canine operations for more than fifteen years. His classes have...

Sgt. Doug Roller was the Chief Trainer for the Los Angeles Police Department's (LAPD) K-9 Platoon, Metropolitan Division for 17 years, until he retired...

Paul Shaughnessy founded Excel K-9 Services, Inc. in 2001 and it now consists of a staff of working law enforcement K-9 trainers. Paul was...

Don Slavik is the Executive Director of the United States Police Canine Association, Inc. where he manages the day to day business of the...

Brad Smith retired from the West Covina Police Department in southern California after 30 years of service. Brad was a handler and trainer for West...

Ryan Venturine, Founder & CEO of MWDK9, a privately-held company that offers state of the art K9 services to Law Enforcement and the private...