Shaun Ward, D.M., is a law enforcement professional with over 19 years of strategic and leadership experience who received his Doctor of Management in Organizational Leadership degree. Dr. Ward is considered as a subject matter expert in strategic operations, leadership, and in professional/career and organization development. He is dedicated to researching occupational health and safety, relational process, and employee well-being to produce evidence-based best practices that are meaningful to scholars, practitioners and communities. Dr. Ward was selected as a National Institute of Justice LEADS Scholar in 2020. In addition to this selection as a Policing Fellow, Dr. Ward was selected to serve on the working group of the Police Reforms and Race Council with the National Police Foundation.