April 19, 2019
In addition to his time as a warden, Brad Hompe has worked his way up through the ranks, starting as a corrections officer, sergeant, Lieutenant, Captain, unit manager and deputy warden along the way. Brad Hompe is currently serving as a Corrections Complaint Examiner and Investigator for the Wisconsin Department of Corrections (WI-DOC). He has long been considered a top-notch expert when it comes to prison operations, a level of expertise that comes from his experience in all aspects of jail operations, including subjects from planning and design to policy development in many areas, like use of force, as well as the implementation of training and evaluation and incident management.

Brad Hompe also has an impressive level of education to back him up. He earned a Bachelor's Degree in criminal justice and psychology from Winona State University and an MPA from the University of Wisconsin at Oshkosh. He also has law enforcement certifications from Chippewa Valley Technical College and Alexandria Technical College and a Firefighter I Certification from Southwest Technical College in Fennimore, Wisconsin.