Ken gives a strong voice to both businesses and citizens, focusing on public safety, urban development, and the environment, with openness and accountability. Ken Campbell has 40 years of management experience with pulp and paper companies Boise Cascade and Abitibi Consolidated. With multi-million dollar annual budgets, responsibility included product development, environment, energy, cost reduction, capital improvements, supervision of employees, contractors and consultants, and compliance with government regulations. Ken was a critical liaison between his company and Steilacoom, Pierce County, Lakewood, Department of Ecology, Puget Sound Clean Air Agency, and local community groups. Ken learned the principle of stewardship on the family farm. He achieved national awards in 4-H. Ken earned a BSc (Chemistry) degree from the University of Manitoba 1969. Emigrating from Canada in 1976, Ken and his wife, Colleen soon made University Place home. They became US citizens in 2006.
Ken Campbell commented on article "Celebrate UP's 18th Birthday Party at Cirque Park" in Summer July 16, 2013 at 09:58 pm
Ken Campbell commented on article "Proposed West Pierce Fire & Rescue Levy Would Fund Over 35 Percent of Operating Budget" in Police & Fire July 14, 2013 at 10:47 pm
Ken Campbell commented on article "Unique Handlebars Help UP Police Crack the Case of Missing Mountain Bike" in Police & Fire June 10, 2013 at 10:16 pm
Ken Campbell commented on article "Peace Out, Inc Wins First Place, $5,000 in Community Champion Video Competition" in Volunteering May 30, 2013 at 11:30 pm
Ken Campbell commented on article "Should UP Brand Itself as a Sports and Recreation Destination?" in Government May 28, 2013 at 11:49 am
Ken Campbell commented on article "Public Hearing on Marijuana Moratorium Scheduled for May 6" in Government May 23, 2013 at 08:02 pm
Ken Campbell commented on article "Tacoma-Pierce County Chamber Announces Newly Named Branches" in Announcements May 23, 2013 at 02:51 pm