Sgt. Kemper-Damm

Breanna Kemper-Damm joined the Swansea Police Department in September 2014. Upon graduation from the Police Training Institute at the University of Illinois-Champaign, Breanna was assigned to the patrol division. While in the patrol division, Breanna became a certified crisis intervention officer, co-leader of the Swansea Explorer Post #1138, bike patrol officer, crime scene investigator, and participated in numerous community oriented events, including the Girl Scouts of America and Special Olympics. While assigned to patrol, Breanna received awards for DUI enforcement, as well as the 2018 and 2019 Officer of the Year award. Breanna was promoted to her current rank of Sergeant in October 2020. Breanna is a state licensed professional counselor in Illinois. Breanna has her B.S. degree in Psychology from Western Illinois University, her M.A. degree in Counseling from Lindenwood University, and her Ph.D. in Medical Family Therapy from St. Louis University.