• Continue reading Borne the Battle #278: Army Major General (ret.) Mark Graham, Suicide Prevention and Mental Health Advocate

    May 23, 2022

    This week's Borne the Battle features Army Major General (ret.) Mark Graham, whose story of personal loss will also be featured at the National Memorial Day Concert.

  • Continue reading Borne the Battle #277: Olivia Nunn, Communications Entrepreneur and Beauty Pageant Queen

    May 16, 2022

    This week's Borne the Battle features Army Veteran Olivia Nunn, a communication entrepreneur and beauty queen.

  • Continue reading Borne the Battle #276: Navy Veteran Ken Harbaugh, Podcast Host, Nonprofit Entrepreneur

    May 2, 2022

    This week's Borne the Battle episode features Navy Veteran Ken Harbaugh, a podcast host, entrepreneur and co-founder of The Mission Continues.

  • Continue reading Borne the Battle 275: Benefits Breakdown, Office of Harassment and Assault Prevention

    April 25, 2022

    This week’s Borne the Battle–a benefits breakdown—features the Office of Harassment and Assault Prevention. The office’s goal is simple: All those who visit a VA facility should be treated with dignity and respect.

  • Continue reading Borne the Battle #266: Air Force Veteran Mark Cooter and Army Veteran Alec Bierbauer, Origins of CIA / U.S. Air Force Drone Warfare

    January 24, 2022

    This week's Borne the Battle features Mark Cooter and Alec Bierbauer, the “Wright Brothers” of the U.S. drone warfare program.

  • Continue reading Borne the Battle #265: Benefits Breakdown, Supportive Services for Veteran Families (SSVF), Support for Veterans Facing Homelessness

    January 17, 2022

    This episode of Borne the Battle—a benefits breakdown—features Supportive Services for Veteran Families (SSVF).

  • Continue reading Borne the Battle #263: Marine Veteran Kelly Murphy, Winner of Tough as Nails Season One, Model for Ariat International

    November 8, 2021

    When Marine Corps Veteran Kelly Murphy began an Instagram account to document his workouts, he never dreamed that it would lead him to becoming the winner of CBS’ "Tough as Nails" competition show. He left the set $200,000 dollars richer and the owner of a brand-new Ford F-150.

  • Continue reading Borne the Battle #262: Air Force Veteran DJ Vanas, Best-Selling Author of Finding Your Warrior Spirit

    November 1, 2021

    D.J. Vanas travels around the country speaking at conventions packed with audience members, giving motivational presentations that teach people how to find the unique warrior spirit deeply embedded within them.

  • Continue reading Borne the Battle #261: Marine Veteran Tim Davis, Educator, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Evangelist, “Spot the Marine” Meme

    October 25, 2021

    This week's Borne the Battle features Marine Corps Veteran Tim Davis, a Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu evangelist and subject of “Spot the Marine” meme.

  • Continue reading Borne the Battle #260: Benefits Breakdown – VA Mobile Mental Health Apps

    October 18, 2021

    This episode of Borne the Battle – a benefits breakdown – features VA Mobile Mental Health Apps, which provides free tools and information to support and help Veterans manage PTSD-related symptoms and stress, learn to practice mindfulness, aim to reduce suicide risk and strengthen parenting skills.

  • Continue reading Borne the Battle #259: Navy Veteran and DEA Special Agent Bill Czopek

    October 11, 2021

    In this week’s episode of Borne the Battle, Special Agent Bill Czopek discusses his experience in the Navy, his working at the Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA), and the dangers of counterfeit pills.

  • Continue reading Borne the Battle #258: Army and Air Force Veteran Fannie Griffin McClendon, Centenarian, 6888th Central Postal Directory Battalion

    October 4, 2021

    Army and Air Force Veteran Fannie Griffin McClendon is a centenarian and was part of the 6888th Central Postal Directory Battalion. The only all-female, all-black battalion to serve overseas during World War II.