(Michigan City, IN) - The Chief of Police in Michigan City is in select company among leaders in the state. Dion Campbell was among 29 people chosen statewide as an Executive Journey Fellowship recipient for 2021.
Police said Journey is a group that sponsors a variety of programs that support and reenergize working professionals involved with youth in Indiana and nationwide. The programs are also for students considering a career that involves dealing with youth.
As a fellowship recipient, Campbell will spend one year investing in his own personal growth and professional development by doing things like taking part in four in-state retreats. “The intention is to help transform the profession and field of youth work by grounding leaders in who they are, building a professional community and inspiring the beliefs of those who dream and do on behalf of young people,” police said.
Campbell, an active member of his church, is in his second year as Police Chief. He was a school resources officers prior to taking over the department.