Meet Our Team

Keene was founded in 2013 by Paul Beasinger, a highly decorated law enforcement officer with an extensive background in martial arts and training. Our mission at Keene is simple: to provide our clients with the skills to be successful during critical incidents. By assembling this team of subject matter experts, Keene promises to deliver professional training and consulting services to our clients. Our team is made up of seasoned professionals. The skills they bring to the table are based upon decades of experience during real life experiences.

Lieutenant Paul Beasinger

Subject Matter Expert:

•Use of Force (over 800 case reviews)
•Defensive Tactics Training
•Firearms Training
•Specialized Police Tactics (over 400 high risk incidents)
•Active Violence Preparation & Response
•Crisis Communications & De-escalation Strategies
•Security Analysis and Threat Assessments
•Force Science Institute® Certified Analyst / Advanced Specialist

Detective Joel Johnson (retired)

Subject Matter Expert:

•Firearms Training
•Active Violence Preparation & Response
•Specialized Police Tactics (over 600 high risk incidents)
•Places of Worship - Safety Team Training

Lieutenant Justin Moore

Subject Matter Expert:

•Defensive Tactics Training
•Owner - Spartan Krav Maga
•Active Violence Preparation & Response
•Security Analysis and Threat Assessments
•IT Infrastructure and Security
•Violent Patient Management

Detective Mike Schulte

Subject Matter Expert:

•Defensive Tactics Training
•Active Violence Preparation & Response
•Specialized Police Tactics (over 500 high risk incidents)
•Security Analysis and Threat Assessments

Sergeant Mandi Brunner (M.A.)

Subject Matter Expert:

•Emergency Management / Incident Command Operations
•Crisis Communications & De-escalation Strategies
•Incident Report Writing

Lieutenant Sue Howell (retired)

Subject Matter Expert:

•Applicant Background Investigations
•Title VII / Workplace Discrimination & Harassment
•Internal Employee Investigations

Lieutenant Katie Diehl

Subject Matter Expert:

•Crisis Communications & De-escalation Strategies
•Internal Employee Investigations

Sergeant Lee McCallister (retired)

Subject Matter Expert:

•Crisis Communications & De-escalation Strategies
•Security Analysis and Threat Assessments
•Unmanned Aerial Surveillance Technology

Officer Kasha Osborn

Subject Matter Expert:

•Crisis Communications & De-escalation Strategies
•Security Analysis and Threat Assessments
•Communication Strategies for Hearing Impaired Individuals

Officer Stephanie Kennedy

Subject Matter Expert:

•Defensive Tactics Training
•Krav Maga

Keene Training and Consulting LLC

"Critical Incident Training Specialists"