Rotary District 5960 Governor 2013-2014
Anoka Rotary Club
Gary & Sandy Campbell
10900 Independence Ave N
Champlin MN 55316
Home Phone: 763-427-3695
Cell Phone: 612-801-1963
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Gary was educated in Pine Island High School in southern Minnesota. He attended Rochester Community College (AA) and the University of Minnesota with a degree in Economics. He served in the US Army and is a Vietnam veteran.
Gary began his career in manufacturing, working in production management. He spent nine years working for Minnesota Technology, Inc., a public non-profit, consulting with manufacturers in strategic planning and development and assisting in sales and marketing strategies. Gary also served as Director of the Minnesota Defense Consortium, managing a grant from the Department of Defense. For the past 10 years, he has owned his own business consulting small and medium manufacturers in sales and marketing strategies.
Gary is a pianist and organist and has had a 20 year career as choir director for parishes in the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis.
Gary served the Minnesota Council of Gifted and Talented as a board member and for two years was co-president of the Council with his wife Sandy.
Gary has served on the board of directors for the Anoka-Hennepin Educational Foundation for 15 years and also served as president for 6 years.
Gary has been a member of the Anoka Rotary Club for 10 years and has served as secretary, president and both vocational and club chairs. He has attended many training seminars, district conferences and 3 international conventions.
Gary has been married to his wife, Sandy, for over 41 years. They have a daughter, Shannon, who lives in Big Lake with her family and a son, Chris who lives near Ann Arbor MI with his family. Gary and Sandy have 4 wonderful granddaughters.