Born and raised in the USA, Nathan Altshuler, served as a lone soldier in the Paratroopers Brigade from 2012-2014, In 2014 he rejoined the IDF as a Pre-Army Program Coordinator for the Ministry of Defense-Social Branch where he assisted in guiding and coordinating preparatory military programs for future lone soldiers from around the world, Nathan currently is studying for his BA at IDC Herzliyah while working part time as a Pre-Army Advisor at the Michael Levin Lone Soldier Center.