John Rose joined CTAS in November 2017 as Criminal Justice Consultant. John has an extensive background in law enforcement including 18 years of sworn law enforcement experience. He has taught many classes on various law enforcement topics including active shooter situations, ethics, forensic science and counter terrorism. He has been an adjunct faculty member at East Tennessee State University and associate professor of Criminal Justice at Walters State Community College. Prior to his training career, John was a police officer in New Jersey and Kingsport, Tennessee. He has also worked for the Sullivan County Sheriff's Office in several roles since 1995. John earned a Masters of Arts in Criminal Justice and Criminology in 2006, a Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice in 1984, and an Associate of Science in Law Enforcement in 1982, all from East Tennessee State University.