Straight out of school, Keith decided to join the ready reserves. After the scheme was canned by the Howard government, he found himself out of the military and studying. Missing the military lifestyle Keith joined the Air Force where he fitted aircraft with life support systems. wanting to take his career to the next level he joined the Army, still in the aviation sector where he deployed to Afghanistan. Keith has been a paramedic for the past 10 years as well as a part time author.