We have assembled an all-star team of providers, developers, researchers, entrepreneurs, data scientists and content experts, united in our commitment to digital health and performance improvement.
Together we bring more than 100 years of experience with first-responders ranging from leadership to behavioral health.
Integrate wellness, psychology and behavioral health to optimize front-line leadership, resilience and mental performance
Create a cloud-based solution that integrates different disciplines, different providers, different treatment modalities and different locations.
Improve first-responder health, social function and resilience, so that they find joy in their work again.
Allow each user to control their journey, picking up whatever resources suit them, along the way.
Antonio Ocana MD
Dr. Ocana has 25 years experience as an addiction medicine physician and researcher. He is considered an international expert in ADHD, Addiction medicine, Psychopharmacology and Nutritional Science. He has great respect for the health challenges of first-responders as he was previously employed as an occupational health physician with Health Services at RCMP E Division in Vancouver, Canada.
"Luck favors the prepared"
Michael B Chu MBA
Michael has 15+ years experience building web, mobile and AI-infused solutions with a global reach for blue-chip companies in the banking, insurance and IT industry.
"You miss 100% of the shots you don't take"
Thom is a seasoned entrepreneur who has worked for Marriot, Microsoft, Yahoo! and Atari. In total, he and has raised over $400M for start-ups.
"Success is built on a foundation of failures & frustrations, cemented together by determination & persistence."
Kevin is a 4th year student in Environmental Science at the University of British Columbia. He is the data maven and has been on the team since day 1.
"If you are not willing to risk the usual, you will have to settle for the ordinary.”
Marketing and business development
Pedram is passionate about the intersection between business and mental health. He is a Founder Institute graduate, previously the CEO and founder of Farmfox.
"Some people want it to happen, some people wish it to happen, others make it happen.”
Jeanine is the longest tenured Founder Institute Managing Director and has helped launch over 200 start-ups across Silicon Valley, San Diego and LA.
"I’m convinced that about half of what separates the successful entrepreneurs from the non-successful ones is pure perseverance.”
Beth Gallup MBA
Beth is a seasoned entrepreneur with two successful exits. The wisdom thus gained, she shares with us. She has taught us to continuously ask ourselves. "what is your unique value proposition?
Similarly, she never lets us forget that 'Good products don't sell', Products whose value is communicated to the right market do."
Terry D Anderson PhD
Dr. Terry Anderson is a professor of criminology, a prominent member of the Justice and Public safety community, developer of the Personal Style Indicator and author of the best-selling book, "Every officer is a leader". He has been part of our organization for more than 20 years. His advice has helped us devise and execute a strategic plan with purpose.
Ward Clapham is a retired RCMP Superintendent and Chief of Police. He is a prolific entrepreneur with many successful ventures. His latest, KickStart, is an engagement program for police, meant to keep them motivated, informed, passionate, and of course, wanting to stay.
Mitch Javidi PhD
Dr. Mitch Javidi is the Chancellor and founder of the National Command and Staff College. He is also the CEO of the International Institute of Public Safety and an honorary Sheriff. His contributions to our project are foundational. We look forward to continuing this important work together.