Mike Shaw


RendallMike Shaw is the Director of Education and Athletics for SafeStart, an organization dedicated to improving student and employee safety by reducing human risk factors using proven behavior-based skills and techniques. He is a University of British Columbia business administration graduate with a background in freestyle skiing and high-performance coaching. He joined SafeStart in 2014 after recovering from a traumatic skiing accident which dislocated his neck and left him paralyzed from the neck down. Mike’s unique story of triumph embodies human resilience in its purest form and fuels his passion to help people improve their safety and performance with SafeStart. His one-of-a-kind recovery story and gracious perspective on life allow Mike to connect with audiences and provide them with an unforgettable learning experience.