Jack Campbell was born on January 9, 1992 in Port Huron, Michigan. The product of the U.S National Development Team was drafted in the first round, 11th overall, by the Dallas Stars in the 2010 NHL Entry Draft. Campbell would go on to play with the OHLís Windsor Spitfires and the Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds before beginning his professional hockey career.
The Dallas Stars organization would assign Campbell to their AHL affiliate, the Texas Stars. With Texas, he would help his team to a Calder Cup Championship in the 2013-14 season. In his third season with Texas the Dallas Stars would give him a taste of NHL action where he would make his debut with the team on October 20, 2013 in a 6-3 loss to the Anaheim Ducks. However, the 2014-15 season he split his time between Texas and the ECHLís Idaho Steelheads.
Campbellís international record is one of the highlights of his hockey career. He has represented the United States a total of six times in three different tournaments. Campbell was a member of the United States roster in both 2009 and 2010 IIHF U18 Championships where he helped them take the Gold Medal both years. In 2010 and 2011 he represented the United States at the IIHF World Junior Championships where the U.S. won the Bronze Medal and Gold Medal respectively. Lastly, in 2011 he represented the U.S. at the IIHF World Championships where he played five games and led the States to a Bronze Medal.