Campbell is pictured here at one of her many medal ceremonies.
2016 Rio Olympics.
Campbell was a commencement speaker at her alma mater, Coastal Carolina University, in 2017, when she was also presented an honorary Doctor of Science.
Campbell first competed in the hammer throw event on the CCU track and field team. She was actually recruited for shot put and discus.
The Pan-Am silver medalist was proud to represent the United States.
Campbell finished 12th overall in the 2012 London Olympics.