“I wanted to let you know that our LDI attendees rated you a 4.8 out of a possible 5 on the evaluation. That’s the highest rating any speaker has received in our 8 LDIs. One of our department chairs wrote off to the side of the form and rated you a 10. Now that’s saying something!”
Steven B. Montague, Executive Vice President
Steve Montague serves as the Executive Vice President for LifeWings and has over 30 years experience in aviation. Captain Montague is an engaging facilitator and TeamSTEPPSTM Master Trainer with a vast amount of experience in the design and implementation of Lean and CRM-based patient safety programs. He has provided program implementation for over 50 healthcare organizations including Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Rush University Health Center, Vassar Brothers Medical Center, Ohio State University Medical Center, and University of California—Los Angeles.
Prior to joining LifeWings, Mr. Montague was a Naval Aviator and served as a fighter pilot, flight instructor, course developer, procurement consultant, and Program Model Manager at the U.S. Navy’s Landing Signal Officer School. He has over 15,000 flight hours and more than 350 carrier landings. Mr. Montague currently serves as a Captain and First Officer for a major international airline. He has an Airline Transport Pilot rating and is qualified in the MD80, B757, B767, DC10, and MD11.
Captain Montague is an internationally sought after keynote speaker whose most recent engagements include the OR Manager Conference, the Health Research and Educational Trust Hospital Engagement Network, the International Meeting on Simulation in Healthcare, and the Western Graduate Education Association. Mr. Montague graduated from the U.S. Naval Academy with a Bachelor of Science degree in Aerospace Engineering, and from the University of Lund, Sweden with a Master of Science degree in Human Factors and System Safety.