Chief Chip Stauffer joined the Henderson Police Department in 1994. Over the course of his career he served various roles within the Henderson Police Department before being appointed as Chief in May 2014. Chief Stauffer has a Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice from Kentucky Wesleyan College and a Masters in Public Administration from Western Kentucky University. He is a graduate of the 227th FBI National Academy.
He is married to Dana Stauffer and they have four children 3 sons, Jacob, Jaxon, Braxton and 1 daughter, Bailey.