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Gary B. Kempker

Gary B. Kempker, American public safety administrator. Certified police officer, Missouri. Recipient Medal of Valor, City of Jefferson, 1994. Member Capital Area Community Service Agency, Jefferson City, since 1990; board regents St. Mary's Hospital, Jefferson City, since 1990; member United Way Missouri, Jefferson City, since 1993. Member Missouri Police Chiefs Association (president 1991-1992), Rotary (Jefferson City Breakfast 1994-1995).

Background

  • Kempker, Gary B. was born on August 25, 1955 in Jefferson City, Missouri, United States. Son of Gerald A. and Beatrice M. (Lueckenhoff) Kempker.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in Law Enforcement, Lincoln University, 1981. Master of Public Administration, University Missouri, 1986.

    Career

    • Police officer Jefferson City Police Department, 1977-1986, police chief, 1986-1995. Director, cabinet member Missouri Department Public Safety, Jefferson City, since 1995.

    Major achievements

    • Certified police officer, Missouri.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member Capital Area Community Service Agency, Jefferson City, since 1990. Board regents St. Mary's Hospital, Jefferson City, since 1990. Member United Way Missouri, Jefferson City, since 1993.

    Member Missouri Police Chiefs Association (president 1991-1992), Rotary (Jefferson City Breakfast 1994-1995).

    Personality

    Interests

    Golf.

    Connections

    • Married Kimberly A. Hayter, June 25, 1977. Children: Christine Marie, Jon Michael.
    • father: Gerald A. Kempker
    • mother: Beatrice M. (Lueckenhoff) Kempker
    • spouse: Kimberly A. Hayter
    • children: Christine Marie Kempker
    • Jon Michael Kempker
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    Born August 25, 1955
    (age 61)
    • 1981
      Lincoln University
    • 1986
      University Missouri
    • 1977 - 1986
      Police officer, Jefferson City Police Department
    • 1986 - 1995
      Police officer, Jefferson City Police Department
    • 1995
      director, Missouri Department Public Safety
      Jefferson City, Missouri, United States
    • 1995
      cabinet member, Missouri Department Public Safety
      Jefferson City, Missouri, United States

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