Mike Lamke is a West Point graduate and served time in the military and as a private contractor in Iraq. He holds a MS in Science & Technology Commercialization from the University of Texas at Austin and a Master of International Affairs degree from the Bush School of Government and Public Service at Texas A&M University. He currently works for Lockheed Martin supporting Homeland Security and Law Enforcement programs. He lives in Frederick , Maryland with his wife and two children.
Harley Stein is a graduate of the University of California, San Diego and University of Alaska writing programs. He works as a consultant providing strategy, proposal, and oral presentation expertise to companies bidding for contracts from state and federal government agencies. He lives outside Wilmington, Delaware with his family.