Vlado graduated from Mount Royal University with a Bachelor Degree of Applied Justice Studies. He later graduated from St. May’s University in Halifax, Nova Scotia with a Honors Bachelor Degree in Criminology. While at university he was a recipient of various scholarships including the Richard Wallace Memorial Scholarship and Jason Lang Scholarship.
Outside of work Vlado volunteers with the Alberta Health Services – Forensic Adolescence Program working with at risk youth and he also works part-time as a mentor with IRCS. In his spare time he enjoys travelling, playing basketball and weightlifting.