Mark Armstrong has served as an Army Reserve officer for over 28 years. He is currently posted to Headquarters 8th Brigade. His qualifications include Masters Degrees in Arts, Business Administration, Human Resource Management and International Security Studies. He is currently undertaking a PhD through Deakin University, examining recent reviews into the Army Reserve.
The views expressed in this article are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the position of the Australian Army, the Department of Defence or the Australian Government.