HeroFront

HeroFront

HeroFront is a veteran owned podcast. We listen to inspiring stories from some of the greatest "heroes" around the world to include leaders in business, inspiring authors, innovative entrepreneurs, and motivational speakers. They all share stories of resilience and hope to inspire those struggling with their mental health. Some of these heroes you have never heard of until now. Sit back, relax, and let's listen to a LEGEND build their legacy.

Episodes

June 22, 2022 47 min

Ashlee Leppert’s love of the water drove her to join the Coast Guard and serve her country. As a “non-rate” she was a qualified boat engineer on small response boats before graduating from avionics electrical technician school. She became a qualified flight mechanic and a flight mechanic instructor–her favorite and most rewarding job. Ashlee retired with 14 years of active duty service.

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Kelly Murphy on his tips for preparing for retirement.
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In this bonus episode I talk to Alyssa about her Stabucks cup collection and why so many spouses furiously hunt them down! She's this week's 'Hump Day Hero' Hi! I’m this week’s ‘Hump Day Hero!’ My name is Alyssa and I grew up In Oceanside,Ca. My career is in progress but I’m most passionate about creating all the things and making peoples visions come to life. My short term goal is to grow my business and my long te...
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Memorial Day: 'Limitless' - Remembering Our Real Life Super Hero Jimmy Ginas - Ep 37

On this special Memorial Day episode we pay tribute to our hero Jimmy Ginas and reflect on the impact he had on our lives.

Time Stamps:

His Family

4:01 - Tim

7:47 - Stefanie

13:03 - Kevin

19:06 - Elizabeth (Read by Josh)

His Friends

21:37 - Ryan Hedrickson

22:43 - Sam Sullens

24:31 - RJ

28:43 - Chris

31:12 - Tiffany

33:08 - Destiny

33:50 - ...

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(This episode was recorded live at Black Rifle Coffee Company Niceville - full video on Spotify or Youtube. Special guest host: SSgt Mike Rosa) "My name is Airman Kwasi Smiley and I grew up In Hamilton Ohio. My career is in the Air Force but I’m most passionate about Space and understanding the Universe. My short term goal is to start school and my long term goal is to be the best dad I can be. What I’m most thankful for right ...
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Despite having little combat training, Etchberger held off the enemy while simultaneously directing air strikes into the area of Lima Site 85 and calling for air rescue. When a helicopter arrived in the morning, Etchberger repeatedly and deliberately risked his own life. He braved enemy fire to place three wounded technicians in helicopter slings.He sadly passed away and his story revealed 42 years later. 0:00 - intro 1:40 - The PD...
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Rates of stress and anxiety are increasing and it’s estimated that 1 in 4 of us will experience mental health problems at some point in our lives. HEROBITES is a bi-weekly podcast clip for your mid-week motivation jump-start to inspire or educate you with former guest insights. Today’s clip is from episode 3 featuring First Sergeant Blythe Cooley stationed at Seymour Johnson, NC. In this clip we hear the sad story as a young and na...

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Her book is ALREADY a best seller - PerfectlyFlawedBook.com - Janae would love to connect with you @Janae_PerfectlyFlawed

Conversation time stamps: 0:00 - intro: Her new book debut and TikTok 1:30 - Who is your favorite TIkTok personality? 2:24 - Favorite book? 3:50 - What is your spirit animal? 4:55 - Her proudest Navy moment 10:17 - Perfectly Flawed - homeless and abandoned 12:47 - How Janae joined the Navy 13:40 - What type ...

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As Master Guns is on his way to retire I want to honor him by playing a clip from our original conversation recorded in Dec 2021.

Full Interview Here: https://www.herofrontpodcast.com/mgysgt-scott-h-stalker-of-spacecom-contested-space-the-next-great-power-conflict-lets-talk-all-things-space-command/

MGySgt SCOTT H. STALKER Command Senior Enlisted Leader Master Gunnery Sergeant Scott H. Stalker became the Command Senior Enlisted Lea...

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About the Book:

Entrepreneur Jesse Itzler chronicles his month of living and extreme fitness training with a Navy SEAL in the New York Times and #1 LA Times bestseller Living With a Seal, now with two bonus chapters.

Entrepreneur Jesse Itzler will try almost anything. His life is about being bold and risky. So when Jesse felt himself drifting on autopilot, he hired a rather unconventional trainer to live with him for a month-an ac...

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Rates of stress and anxiety are increasing and it’s estimated that 1 in 4 of us will experience mental health problems at some point in our lives. HEROBITES is a bi-weekly podcast clip for your mid-week motivation jump-start to inspire or educate you with our former guest's insight. Today’s clip is from episode 20 featuring SEAC #3, John Wayne Troxell - and the story on how he became world famous by turning an E-tool, into a sy...

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TSgt Bryenna Brooks-Mcconnell speaks on the harrowing RPG attack her convoy was hit with on June 3rd, 2011, being awarded the Purple Heart, and a 12 Outstanding Airman of the Year for the Air Force. Bree goes in-depth on the day she was attacked and the depression, PTSD, and TBI struggles that played a major role afterwards. She also gives us hope and inspiration as we hear how she has fought for herself and her family to live a ha...

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Why train with Todd's Company - Courageous Leadership Alliance?

Driven by our mission to serve, Courageous Leadership Alliance was founded in 2018 and has been a leading force dedicated to the mission of change. We are dynamic change agents ready to assist you and your organization as you develop boldly and lead courageously. We are proud to be the first-ever authorized training partner ...

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Like something straight out of a movie - part 2 of Tori's journey goes into the inspiring story of how Tori fought to adopt two of her younger sisters who were thrust into foster care after their father was imprisoned...And how they navigated life with their new overnight family, their new norm, and new way of life.

Conversation time-stamps and YouTube hyperlinks. 

0:00 - Intro

2:45 - The video of Tori's adoption surprise!

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Rates of stress and anxiety are increasing and it’s estimated that 1 in 4 of us will experience mental health problems at some point in our lives. HEROBITES is a bi-weekly podcast clip for your mid-week motivation jump-start to inspire or educate you with former guests insights. Today’s clip is from episode 24 featuring Army Veteran and author, Virginia Cruse in which we hear her own personal PTSD story.


Virginia Cruse enlisted in...

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Victoria Baldwin is a mother,  master resiliency trainer, writer, photographer, and Active Duty TSgt out of Travis Air Force Base, California.   After suffering the devastating loss of her brother to domestic violence, Sgt Baldwin fell back on the skills learned in her resiliency training and rebuilt her life and that of her sisters, becoming a licensed foster parent and eventually adopting two of her siblings.  She and her sisters...

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MSgt Manson joins us on HeroFront to talk about his specific leadership approach - C.A.R.E. - Compassion / Accountability / Respect / Empathy - A powerful acronym you MUST hear about! How he has honed his resiliency, and the incredible gift we need to foster called Diversity and Inclusion. Let's get after it!! (full interview is on Ep 23)

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https://www.instagram.com/supermanson1/

MASTER SERGEANT LaKEITH J. MA...

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Sam Eckholm is a social media content creator and Air Force officer with a passion for creating videos that showcase both the incredible opportunities available in the military as well as some of the coolest aircraft and military technology out there.

Time Stamps

0:00 - Intro

5:30 - What's your "why"?

10:25 - Why Public Affairs is an incredible career

14:20 - Joining the Elite F-22 Demo Team

21:00 - Vape City Baby! (Sam...

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Kelly Murphy sits down with Josh on the HeroFront podcast to discuss his time on the show 'Tough As Nails' from CBS and how he was selected. The full interview can be found on episode 11 of the HeroFront Podcast. Murph is the Director of Military and Veteran Services at the University of Central Missouri. He is also a competitor on CBS’s new show, Tough as Nails. TOUGH AS NAILS is a competition series that celebrates everyd...
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