Leonesio Consulting, LLC.
Michael Leonesio is a retired Oakland, California peace officer and the founder and president of Leonesio Consulting, LLC. In his nearly 30 years of public safety service, Michael has worked as a P.O.S.T. certified peace officer, law enforcement trainer, subject matter expert, forensic investigator and analyst, and emergency medical technician (EMT). Michael is a California Commission on Peace Officers Standards and Training (CA POST) certified Police Academy Instructor, Tactical Firearms Instructor, Critical Incident Response Instructor, and Defensive Tactics and Baton Instructor.
Michael has graduated from several ESW training programs, including TASER International, Inc.’s master instructor and armorer programs, Stinger Systems master instructor course, Karbon Arms senior instructor and armorer courses.
Michael was instrumental in the development of the first internationally recognized ESW output measurement standard, IEC 62792 – Measurement Method for the Output of Electroshock Weapons – published in 2015, and is the chair of the ESW Weapon Performance Standards Group. Additionally, he is the co-developer of a nationally recognized ESW Forensic Analyst training program that has been presented across the United States.