Notes: Sergeant Michael Volkin, USA, the author of The Ultimate
Basic Training Guidebook, on Surviving Boot Camp.
Sergeant Michael Volkin is a
U.S. Army veteran. He served in Operation Enduring/Iraqi Freedom as a Chemical Operations Specialist and received an Army
Commendation Medal for his efforts and for the fitness programs he designed to help his fellow soldiers. He has a Bachelor’s
and Master’s degree in Science from Stephen F. Austin State University in Texas. In addition to being in the Army Reserves,
Michael works as a Real Estate Broker in California. Michael Volkin is the author of The Ultimate Basic Training