Todd Heaton is the owner and manager of Humilitas First, LLC dedicated to educating people of good will in understanding fundamental principles involved in problem solving as it relates to unjust aggressors.   Todd served the Springfield Police Department, in Springfield, Illinois from July 1991 to July 2017.  He retired as a Lieutenant, co-leading the Professional Standards Division, Internal Affairs.   After retirement Todd accepted employment as a contractor with Caterpillar in Global Investigations from July 2017 to July 2018.  In 2019, Todd earned credentials with the USCCA as a Concealed Carry and Home Defense Firearms Instructor. Todd also earned credentials with the National Rifle Association (NRA), as a Pistol Instructor, and an NRA Chief Range Safety Officer. Todd considers his greatest gift his Roman Catholic faith. He is husband and father of seven children.