Michael Haugen Bio
Michael Haugen is a 24-year US Army veteran the last 15 of which have been as a Special Forces operator. Mr. Haugen is currently a Chief Warrant Officer Three serving with the 1st Special Forces Group (Airborne) at Fort Lewis Washington. Throughout his tenure in the Army Mr. Haugen has traveled throughout Asia, parts of south America and Europe and has developed expertise in many areas to include two foreign languages, Military Free Fall, Waterborne infiltration, Survival Escape and Evasion, Special Operations Target Interdiction and Urban Combat.
Mr. Haugenís current position is as the Officer In Charge of the 1st Special Forces Group Advanced Combative Skills Training, Research and Development Cell and is responsible for conducting Urban Combat and Sniper training for his unit in addition to coordinating all research and development efforts for the unit. As a Special Forces Operator Mr. Haugen has trained both military and law enforcement forces in the US and overseas in a multitude of subjects areas. Mr. Haugenís expertise in urban combat and sniping has been called upon numerous times to train Special Operations Forces and Special Weapons And Tactics teams.
In addition to his military accomplishments, Mr. Haugen is also a FAA Senior Parachute Rigger, Master Diver and rifle/pistol competitor. Mr. Haugen currently lives in Olympia Washington.
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