Colonel Michael Radke is a United States Army War College Fellow at USIP. Prior to joining the institute, from 2003-2018, Colonel Radke held a variety of leadership and staff positions including Detachment Commander in 10th Special Forces Group, Operations Officer for the Joint Staff Deputy Director of Operations-Special Operations, and Special Operations Battalion Commander. Colonel Radke served in Europe and the Middle East and has multiple deployments to conflict zones in the region.
Colonel Radke holds a B.S. in Political Science from the United States Military Academy and a M.A. in National Security Affairs & Strategic Studies from the United States Naval War College.