Purpose & Identity
Guest: Justin Gracieux
The Oath To Country Foundation helps support veterans struggles with mental health as well as homeless veterans.
Guest: Dennis Schroader
Retired Army Lieutenant Colonel Dennis Schroader Sr. is the founder of the Price of Freedom Foundation, a 501c3 organization dedicated to telling the life stories of those who paid the ultimate price for our freedom.
Guest: Josh Mach
Josh Mach is a fellow podcaster who emphasizes the importance of reaching out to fellow brothers/sisters in arms to conquer our mental health together.
Guest: Steven Break
Steven and I found each other through a post on the Veterans Helping Veterans Facebook group where he was looking for guests on his podcast, The Lucky Break Podcast. His podcast is all about telling other people’s stories so I figured let’s give him a chance to tell his story too.
Guest: David Payne
David Payne is the founder of G.I. Resupply, a company that provides care packages to troops serving overseas. David talks about the rocky transition he had after getting out of the Army in this episode.
Guest: Dr. Karen Wilson-Starks
Dr. Karen Wilson-Starks worked as a Psychologist with the Army at Walter Reed, Fort Riley, and West Point.
Guest: Robert Dabney, Jr.
VetPark is an organization whose mission is to help veterans and provide funding to non-profits with a veteran focus. Robert Dabney Jr. tells us about the company and it’s mission.
Guest: Jodi Watkins
Jodi is a veteran, author, and host of the Breaking Barriers Now podcast, which has a similar mission to this podcast in that they talk about real life issues and stories to lift others up and support each other on their journeys.
Guest: Roman Roberts
Roman Roberts tells us his story of transitioning out of the military and how “real talk” helped him get back on track.
Guest: Scott DeLuzio
This episode was recorded live at a ceremony on Veterans Day 2020 where I had the opportunity to share my story and the stories of several of my past guests. It was an honor to share these stories with this audience and I’m pleased to be able to share the stories with you on this...