J. Michael (Mike) Turnbull

Mike is president of both Rescue Source and Rescue 3 International. In 1990, Mike, along with his wife Judy, purchased Rescue 3 International. That same year, Judy and Mike, along with sister Gaile Lane, also started Rescue Source – a company dedicated to providing the right gear to the rescue community. Since the inception of Rescue Source, it has become the “go to store” for the professional rescuer. It is also known for creating and developing new and innovative gear. Mike holds a Foundation Degree in Technical Rescue Instruction from the University of Central Lancashire, United Kingdom (UCLan) and is an Associate Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (AFHEA) PR062237. Besides Rescue Source and Rescue 3 International, Mike and Judy also have a 160 acre ranch in Oregon where his favorite pastime of late has been spending time with his twin grandsons and granddaughter.


Judy Turnbull
Chief Financial Officer

Judy Turnbull began her career as a Computer Programmer in the United States Air Force in 1972 at Kelly Air Force Base.

After leaving the military, Judy attended Southern Oregon University where she received her degree in Computer Science. She then proceeded to manage a number of housing complexes and did accounting for a construction company. At the same time, Judy and Mike were the startup managers for Valley Fire Service in southern Oregon. In 1990, Judy and Mike purchased Rescue 3 International and later founded The Rescue Source, where she continues to serve as Chief Financial Officer and Information Technology Director. Judy splits her time between her home in Galt, California, and a ranch in Chiloquin, Oregon. She and Mike have two daughters and three grandchildren.


Jen Miller
Vice President

In 1996, Jen Miller began her career with Rescue Source and Rescue 3 sweeping the warehouse and restocking shelves. Since then she has worked her way through the ranks, holding various positions such as production assistant, customer service agent, warehouse assistant, warehouse manager and graphic designer.

After several year off to pursue her degree a Criminal Justice and work for the US Marshal Service, she returned and accepted the position of Director of Sales and Marketing. In 2008 Jen was elevated to the position of Vice President of Rescue Source and Rescue 3 International.

Jen holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Criminal Justice from California State University, Sacramento. While studying there she met her husband, Don, at an American Criminal Justice Association-Lambda Alpha Epsilon function. They were married in 2004 and now have 3 beautiful children.


Don Miller
Director of Business Development and Brand Protection

Don Miller is the Director of Business Development and Protection for Rescue Source and Source’s sister company, Rescue 3 International. In his Business Development role, Don attends various industry conferences and runs our booth, manages various programs, identifying company needs, and maintains relationships with rescuers, leadership, and industry partners. His Business Protection duties include copyright and intellectual property protection and using various means to safeguard our instructors while discouraging misuse of our programs by fraud or theft. Don also takes equipment orders, provides customer service for training and gear, and helps run the Rescue Source online store.

Before Rescue Source, Don worked in customer service, law enforcement, and is a former United States Marine. Jen Miller, Don’s wife, is Vice President of Rescue 3 International. The two live in Sacramento with their three children.