Chief Executive Officer
Since forming No Duff, Dean Owen has played a crucial role in the continued success of the services No Duff provide. Our exceptional skill set, true passion and own experiences have inspired people to come to terms with their Mental Health and help remove the stigma.
Having seen service in HM Forces, HMP, Police and RSPCA there isn't a lot that I haven't seen or that shocks me anymore. My aim is to help those of us who have kept the monsters at bay, but who too fight their own Demons and Black Dogs. Dean took Retirement from the Police Service in 2009.
Dean has also conducted Humanitarian Aid Missions in Ukraine and is the founder of NDUK Op Sunflower. His next Operation will see him returning to Ukraine under the name "Operation Fidelis".
Director Of Operations
Graham (Pricey) served 18 years with in Royal Corps of Transport is a proud TROG.
Pricey served in BAOR, Northern Ireland , Belize and the UK.
Pricey has seen many instances affecting colleagues and himself. He is a qualified Mental Health First Aider and has been part of NDUK "Operation Sunflower". This Operation brought Pricey's skills in as a logistician into the light with those involved being responsible for the collection of donations, packing, warehousing, loading and transportation of donations set to go out to Ukraine. Over 8 HGV'S were sent in aid to Ukraine.
Wellbeing and Fitness Director
Dave served 30 years in Merseyside Police. After 15 years of those years he became involved in training on a part time basis before finishing his career as a full time instructor and attaining the role of Merseyside and North West Representative of the National Self Defence and Restraint Practitioners Committee.
Dave was also the subject matter expert in the use of force around the UK.
Dave was also a Lead Taser Trainer, Taser Trainer of Trainers, National Public Order Tactical Trainer and National Public Order Tactical Advisor.
Dave also holds qualifications in IOSH Managing Safely, NEBOSH General Certificate in Safety and Health, Level 4 Learning and Development, Gym Instructing and Personal Training.
He has a studied various Self Defence and Martial Arts systems throughout his life and developed his own simple and effective Self Defence System.
As Director of Health & Wellbeing he now runs the No Duff Fitness Training Group.