Sheriff (Ret.) Ken Campbell had over 35 years of experience at the Boone County Indiana Sheriff’s Office in Central Indiana when he retired in 2014. His duties have included: Special Response Team (SWAT) Team Commander, K-9 Handler, Crash Reconstructionist, Hazardous Materials Technician, Reserve Unit Commander, Shift Supervisor, Enforcement Division Captain, Firearms Instructor and Armorer, and two (2) terms as the elected Sheriff. During his 35 years with the Sheriff’s Office he received two (2) Department Commendation Awards, the Department Medal of Valor and received the “Richard G. Brown Police Officer of the Year Award” by the local media on two (2) occasions.
Firearms training over the years included Remington, Glock, Colt, Smith and Wesson, H&K, and many others. He is a Colt 1911 and AR Series, Glock and S&W Revolver and Auto-Pistol Armorer.
His Instructor Certifications included several Less-Lethal applications including Oleoresin of Capsicum (Pepper Spray), Sage International and Taser.
Ken has been teaching at Gunsite since 1992 in the Pistol, Carbine, Rifle and Shotgun courses He was appointed Chief Operating Officer in 2014 and Chief Executive Officer in 2019.