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Lisa Donaldson is the founder and owner of Midwest Training Center. She worked in healthcare for several years then transitioned to 911 as a dispatcher for six years. Lisa’s exposure to the public in these environments fueled her desire to help make the community a safer place. Lisa graduated from Willard High School and attended college at Ozarks Technical Community College and Southwest Baptist University. Lisa is a National Safety Council certified instructor and enjoys time in the classroom improving the awareness of other drivers. In her spare time, Lisa loves spending time with friends and family, going to the lake, and attending church.


Luke Spain is our primary instructor at Midwest Training Center. Luke has been in healthcare for over nine years, three and a half of which was in injury prevention and driving safety. Luke has presented over 150 driving programs and courses reaching over 10,000 people in our community specific to road safety. In the context of Injury Prevention and safety awareness, Luke has reached well over 50,000 community members.

Luke has been trained and specialized in a wide range of safety and injury prevention including defensive driving, passenger restraints, bike safety, poison prevention, firearms handling and operation, basic motorcycle safety, general fire safety, warehouse safety and forklift operation, emergency preparedness, outdoor safety, and much more.

Luke is a National Safety Council certified instructor and a Senior Child Passenger Safety Technician. Luke graduated from Kickapoo high school and has a Bachelor's degree from Evangel University in Springfield, Missouri majoring in Public Relations and Advertising. In his spare time, Luke loves spending time with his family and his German Shepherd, Echo, and being outdoors. He is active in the community volunteering with his church and Convoy of Hope.