Mike Duerr (DC) is a retired US Army Officer with over a decade of service and is the Vice President of Development at Student Veterans of America (SVA). After his military service, Mike served as a security contractor for the US Dept of Defense, working with both Israeli Defense Forces (IDF) and Palestinian National Security Forces (PNSF). Mike is also a visiting lecturer for the International Graduate Program on Conflict Resolution and Mediation at Tel Aviv University and the Middle East Training Team for the Bosserman Center for Conflict Resolution at Salisbury University.