Michael Laidler

Michael Laidler

Leadership Strategist; Michael Laidler Unlimited

Michael Laidler is a Leadership Strategist, Professional Speaker, and Law Enforcement Trainer, whose unwavering commitment to excellence, passion, and loyalty has quickly earned him the reputation as an up-and-coming industry leader. Over the course of a decade, he has garnered extensive leadership experience, primarily in the law enforcement sector. Michael started his career in law enforcement at the age of 19 years old and has worked in this industry over 16 years. He has worked as a police officer, border patrol agent and for the federal prison system. In those organizations, he has served as a field training officer, K-9 handler, criminal investigator, lieutenant and employee development manager. Michael holds a Master’s degree in Business Administration from Morehead State University and a Bachelor’s degree in Business and Spanish from Florida State University. He has developed e-courses, called The 3 Cs for Emerging Leaders, Premier Communications Formula and The Legacy Mastermind. Michael has proudly served as Area Director, President, Vice President of Education and Treasurer for the Toastmasters Organization. He has received multiple awards, including Distinguished Toastmaster, First Place in the Toastmasters International Speech and the Evaluation Contests at the Division Level. Michael has utilized his education and experience to deliver keynote presentations, facilitate numerous mastermind groups, provide one-on-one leadership coaching and host leadership workshops to thousands of law enforcement officers. He is driven on developing self-awareness and leadership skills in law enforcement officers. Ultimately, he is on a mission to impart the necessary personal development skills for law enforcement officers to operate at full capacity in any situation.

Michael Laidler

Breakout Session

The Invisible Law Enforcement Officer: Keys to Self-Awareness