Thor Eells has more than 26 years of law enforcement experience with the Colorado Springs Police Department. He has served in patrol, investigations, and Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT). He has served as a SWAT operator, Team Commander, and Division Commander. Eells helped in the creation of the original Tactical Strength and Conditioning (TSAC) Program and is currently a member of the TSAC Program Advisory Council. He is a Board Member of the National Tactical Officers Association (NTOA) and was one of the core members in developing the National SWAT Standards.