Paul has trained Instructors in applying select internal martial arts principles towards global-class organizational safety as a MoveSMART® Master-Trainer and Consultant since 1990. Paul has worked extensively throughout the U.S. as well as in countries such as Australia, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Denmark, Dubai, England, France, Germany, India, Indonesia, Ireland, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Scotland, Singapore, Spain and Venezuela. His clients have included Amerada Hess, Amtrak, American Airlines, ArcelorMittal, BMW, Boeing, BP, Cummins, Domtar, Harley-Davidson, Honda, Nissan, Michelin, MSC Industrial Supply, Rio Tinto, Textron, United Airlines, URS, US Steel, WestRock, and many more. He is a former U.S. Army Paratrooper, a Senior Defensive Tactics Instructor for the Oregon Police Academy, and has studied Wing Chun gung fu with Sifu Chow Hung-Yuen for over 25 years.
Craig received his J.D. degree from Harvard Law School and practiced law for ten years before joining SSA. He handles our contractual and intellectual property issues in addition to being a highly experienced MoveSMART® Master Trainer. Craig is also a lifelong martial arts practitioner.
John is a Physician’s Assistant who worked in emergency medicine for three years before joining SSA. Previously he worked as a family practice provider for Indian Health Services, a branch of the United States Department of Health & Human Services. He also has experience in sleep health. In addition to being a MoveSMART® Master-Trainer, John spearheads our Reducing Injury Repetition system interventions.
Ryland is a Portland native, husband, father of two sons, and a United States Army veteran. He is passionate about travel and staying active. Some of his favorite ways to move are Parkour (which he instructs), calisthenics, slacklining, hiking and trail running. Ryland also has a background in martial arts and is conversant in Spanish.