Robert Conklin, MPA, NRP, MICP, has been in public service for more than 18 years. He has worked as a firefighter and paramedic in inner-city, rural, and military communities. Currently he serves as a full-time civilian firefighter for the U.S Air Force at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst in New Jersey. He is also an EMS instructor trainer for the U.S. Air Force, a paramedic and educator at Robert Wood Johnson Barnabas Health System, and a lead instructor for Penn Tactical Solutions. Reach him at firstname.lastname@example.org.