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107A Valk

Joined Northwest in 2023

Instructor of Emergency & Disaster Management


  • M.A. Strategic Studies; Norwich University, 2020
  • B.A. Strategic Studies and Defense Analysis; Norwich University, 2017

Courses Taught

  • EDM 36305 Disaster Response and Recovery
  • EDM 36401 Professional Development in EDM
  • EDM 36450 Homeland Security and Defense

Academic Interests

  • Civil Military Operations
  • Foreign Assistance
  • Emergency Disaster Management
  • Area Specialties: Middle East (Governance/Counter Governance)

Other Professional Experiences

  • JROTC Army Instructor, Benton High School, Saint Joseph, MO (2022-Present)
  • Civil Affairs Senior Army Instructor, John F. Kennedy Special Warfare Center and School, Fort Bragg, NC (2010-2012)
  • U.S. Army Drill Sergeant, Fort Leonard Wood, MO (2003- 2006)