Our Staff

Safety Director

David Stading

Proven safety and risk mitigation leader with 18 years of diverse experience in safety, security, risk management, operational process improvement, facility management, team building, customer retention, loss control, workers’ compensation and human resources. Excellent communicator who encourages team members to develop creative solutions in dynamic environments, with an established track record of navigating executive challenges through the application of my internal compass of integrity, service and excellence. 


Degrees and Certifications

  • Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice, University of Nebraska – Omaha

Certificate of Completion in the following:

  • American Society of Safety Engineers
  • Construction Health & Safety Technician (CHST) ‘in progress’
  • National Safety and Health Council
    • Specialist in Safety & Health (SSH) – OSHA Certification
    • Advanced Safety Certified (ASC) – OSHA Certification
    • General Industry Safety Compliance Expert - OSHA Certification
  • OSHA 10 and 30 hour certifications for 1926 and 1910 standards
  • Certified trainer: First Aid/CPR/AED, Mobile Elevated Working Platforms, Powder Actuated Tools, etc.
  • Founding Director in Omaha, NE for Upward Sports Foundation through St. Andrew’s Methodist Church
  • NorthStar 360 Foundation Volunteer (Lacrosse)
  • Board member (Lincoln chapter) National Wild Turkey Federation
  • Scheduling Director & State Tournament Volunteer for Nebraska High School Lacrosse Association
  • High School Coach, Elkhorn South High School Lacrosse team
  • Youth Leader / Coach, Omaha Lacrosse Club

Skills and Qualifications

  • Safety and Risk mitigation
  • Leadership and management
  • General industry safety compliance expert
  • Facility security and management
  • Relationship and rapport building with clients, community and vendors
  • Construction industry safety compliance specialist
  • Certified trainer and educator
  • Full spectrum safety inspections and trend analysis
  • Safety program evaluations and gap analysis
  • Concept to creation and implementation
  • Advanced user: Microsoft Office products


  • Davis Erection dba Topping Out Inc.
    • Safety Director
    • 08/2018 - Present
  • Commonwealth Electric
    • Corporate Safety Manager
    • 07/2015 - 7/2018
  • The Alliance Group  
    • Risk, Safety, and Security Director
    • 05/2002 - 04/2015

Contact Information

15109 S. 231ST STREET
GRETNA, NE 68028
OFFICE TEL 402-731-7484
FAX 402-614-1674
Email dstading@daviserection.com 

David Stading