Episodes

Moments in Leadership - Major General Dale Alford, USMC

May 17, 2022

In this episode, we’re taking an in-depth look at MajGen Alford’s moments in leadership through his vignettes and stories which should give listeners some great insight into a leader who has lead in combat at every rank he h…

Moments in Leadership - SgtMaj Don Reynolds, USMC

March 14, 2022

Today my guest is Sergeant Major Donald Reynolds, former 0331 Machine Gunner, 0369 Infantry Unit Leader, and 8999 SgtMaj. He's known to many on Instagram as @norseman_9 where he posts some of the best and most encouraging in…

Moments in Leadership - SEAC Ramón Colón-López, USAF PJ

Feb. 28, 2022

As the Senior Enlisted Advisor to the Chairman (SEAC) of the Joint Chiefs of Staff (CJCS), General Mark Milley, SEAC Ramón Colón-López discusses his Moments in Leadership over a career that started in 1990 as a Transportatio…

Moments in Leadership - David G. Bellon, LtGen, USMC

Feb. 18, 2022

Lieutenant General Bellon was commissioned as a Second Lieutenant in 1989. Bellon began service as an Infantry Officer with 2nd Battalion, 7th Marine Regiment. He then served as a Judge Advocate with 1st Force Service Suppor…

Moments in Leadership - Andrew Milburn, Colonel, USMC (ret)

Oct. 24, 2021

Andy is a Marine infantry and special operations officer and has commanded in combat at every grade. As the commanding officer of the Marine Corps’ special operations regiment, he was selected to lead a multinational task fo…

Moments in Leadership - Ron Boxall, VADM, US Navy

Oct. 11, 2021

Vice Admiral Boxall was commissioned in 1984 and went on to become a surface warfare officer whose time in the navy included the commander of carrier strike Group 3 aboard the USS John C Stennis. He had command of the USS La…

Moments in Leadership - Mark Brilakis, LtGen, USMC(ret)

Aug. 9, 2021

Over his career LtGen Brilakis served in a wide range of assignments including artillery tours in 10th Marines, and several other leadership roles and command such as CG 3rd Marine Expeditionary Brigade, Deputy CG of III MEF…

Moments in Leadership - Craig Nixon, BGEN, USA

May 30, 2021

Retired US Army Brigadier General Craig Nixon discusses the leadership lessons he learned over a 29-year career through combat deployments during Operation Just Cause in December of 1989 where he participated in the airborne…

Moments in Leadership - Bob 'Boomer' Milstead, LtGen, USMC Part Two

April 2, 2021

In Part Two of a two-part interview, Retired Marine Corps Lieutenant General Bob 'Boomer' Milstead discusses concepts such as in baseball, a .400 hitter is considered for Cooperstown, while a 60% loser will be fired everywhe…

Moments in Leadership - Bob 'Boomer' Milstead, LtGen, USMC Part One

March 27, 2021

In Part One of a two-part interview, Retired Marine Corps Lieutenant General Bob 'Boomer' Milstead discusses the leadership lessons he learned over a full career as a Cobra Pilot, ANGLICO Marine, Squadron, and as an Air Grou…

Moments in Leadership - Mel Spiese, MajGen, USMC PART TWO

March 6, 2021

In PART TWO, Major General Mel Spiese discusses the leadership lessons he learned as a Platoon Commander at OCS, his time as Commanding Officer of 2nd Force Recon, and as "Coyote 6" in 29 Palms. MajGen Spiese discusses the m…

Moments in Leadership - Mel Spiese, MajGen, USMC, Part One

March 2, 2021

In Part One of a two-part interview, Retired Marine Corps Major General Mel Spiese discusses the leadership lessons he learned over a full career as an Infantry Officer. MajGEn Spiese strings together lessons from several di…

Moments in Leadership - Matt Cooper, Col, USMC

Feb. 2, 2021

Retired Marine Corps Colonel, Matt Cooper, discusses the leadership lessons he learned over an almost 30-year career as an Artillery Officer. Matt strings together lessons from several different commands and combat deploymen…

Moments in Leadership - An Intro with David B. Armstrong

Jan. 3, 2021

Introducing Moments in Leadership, an initial overview of the podcast and background on host David B. Armstrong