Premier Safety Group is led by experienced law enforcement, private security, and medical professionals. Everything we do is informed by our experience in the trenches of emergency prevention & management.
Darcy Leutzinger, President
Darcy brings over 30 years of law enforcement & private security expertise. He served in various positions including Field Training Officer, Undercover Narcotics Officer, Detective and Patrol Executive Lieutenant before retiring from the position of Executive Lieutenant of the Special Investigations/Narcotics Enforcement for the Warren, Michigan police department, a municipality that borders Detroit. During his tenure with the Warren PD, Darcy served as Commander of the SWAT team for 23 years. Darcy was responsible for developing an executive protection team, investigation team, and training program for a Fortune 500 conglomerate. Darcy is also a former Advanced Emergency Medical Technician (AEMT/Paramedic) and qualified as Fire Fighter 1 with the State of Michigan. He also previously served as Senior Instructor/Coordinator for the Macomb Emergency Services Training Center and SWAT Basic/Advanced School.
Lindsay Gietzen, Director of Medical Education
Lindsay brings her extensive medical expertise. As a physician’s assistant, she practiced in emergency/trauma medicine in Detroit, Michigan and then specialized in neurological surgery, leading a team that developed and performed many procedures for the first time in the United States. Lindsay is an Associate Professor and Clinical Coordinator at Michigan State University’s College of Osteopathic Medicine where she specializes in simulation and educational evaluation. She is a Member of the Michigan Academy of Physician Assistants, American Academy of Physician Assistants, Physician Assistant Education Association, and Director at Large of the Association of Neurosurgical Physician Assistants. She is currently serving an appointment to the American Council on Education, where she is an expert faculty evaluator for military medical programs on behalf of the Department of Defense.