“A Unique Combination of Law Enforcement and Human Resources Experience”

 John Campanella is an innovator who has been identifying emerging issues, driving change and constant improvement in public service for over thirty-two years.  John’s career has included increasingly responsible roles and mastery in the areas of law enforcement, risk management, organizational and policy development, compliance, accreditation, project management, training, human resources, and executive level leadership. 


John retired in September 2017 from the Delaware State Police after thirty two years at the rank of Captain.  John served his last four years as the Director of Human Resources with the Delaware State Police, has a master’s degree in Organizational Leadership and is a Senior Certified Professional through the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM-SCP).  John is a trainer and management consultant, law enforcement subject matter expert, certified assessor for the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies (CALEA), and a volunteer firefighter.  John has extensive training from FEMA on the National Incident Management System (NIMS), the Incident Command System (ICS), and is a certified instructor through the Delaware Commission on Police Training. 

John is a graduate of the FBI National Academy Executive Leadership Program 239th Session.

John’s unique background, and his ability to put theory into action, provides a contemporary perspective that will add value to any organization.