Advisor and Volunteer – Gary Hipple

Advisor and Volunteer – Gary Hipple

Gary spent over 30 years in law enforcement. Most of that time he was a federal criminal investigator; 9 years with IRS Internal Security and 20 years with the US Customs Service as a special agent. He worked cases involving money laundering, drug trafficking, international firearms trafficking and fraud. He spent over 4 years undercover on various matters. In addition to case specific work, Gary worked 10 years in the intelligence field as team leader for a multi-agency, multi-discipline intelligence team dedicated to international narcotic trafficking and terrorism. He retired in 2003 and moved to the Reno area where he volunteered with several groups. He has been NSF’s door keeper since its inception.