Nathan “Noodles” Masters was born in Atherton, Australia, and joined the Australian Army as a Combat Engineer after completing his senior year at High School.
After experiencing four years in that trade, Nathan was recommended for a Corps transfer to Intelligence Corps, where he gained extensive experience in intelligence operations and Indonesian language skills.
Departing from the military after eight years service, Nathan was employed by the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, firstly as a security advisor, then as a diplomat. Nathan was posted to Jakarta, Indonesia in 2011, working on counter terrorism and people smuggling issues with the Indonesian Government.
Nathan has utilised his experience to conduct security consulting tasks in the South-East Asia region, and brings this operational knowledge to Check-6 as a Coach in Australasia.