Thank You, Now What?

A podcast about life after service

About the show

“Thank You, Now What?” is a biweekly podcast about life after service, where we explore what veterans are doing after separating from the military.

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Episodes

  • 28. Ian Rivers

    June 8th, 2021  |  1 hr 40 mins

    Ian is a retired British SAS soldier. After 27 years of service and an incredible warzone encounter post-service, he decided to start a risk management firm with some former colleagues. This summer he’ll be taking a “break” to row his boat across the Atlantic Ocean.

  • 27. Tammy Bonzanto

    May 25th, 2021  |  2 hrs 7 mins

    Tammy is the former Assistant Secretary for Accountability and Whistleblower Protection at the Department of Veterans Affairs. She served as a hospital corpsman in the U.S. Navy before becoming a registered nurse and earning her Doctor of Nursing Practice.

  • 26. Steve Chang

    May 11th, 2021  |  1 hr 32 mins

    Steve is a retired U.S. Army Special Forces officer and veteran of the Global War on Terror. Before retiring, he commanded an Army Recruiting battalion. Steve recently founded a professional career transition company, Headlamp.

  • 25. Brad Thomas

    April 27th, 2021  |  1 hr 59 mins

    Brad is a retired U.S. Army Ranger and veteran of Operation Gothic Serpent in Somalia in 1993, as well as Iraq and Afghanistan in the Global War on Terror. In 2017 Brad teamed up with some other special operators to form the rock band Silence & Light, a union of his professional military experience and lifelong love of music.

  • 24. Ben Bunn

    April 13th, 2021  |  1 hr 46 mins

    Ben is a retired airborne infantry officer, former enlisted green beret, and veteran of the global war on terror. He is the owner of Cigar City CrossFit in his hometown of Tampa, Florida and Director of Business Development for Bravo Sierra.

  • 23. Noah Harris

    March 30th, 2021  |  1 hr 37 mins

    Noah is a former Green Beret and veteran of the global war on terror. After serving for more than 15 years, Noah separated from the Army to pursue film school, his love for science, and being a dad.

  • Bonus 05. Female Veterans’ Roundtable

    March 23rd, 2021  |  1 hr 21 mins

    Former guests Tara Heidger, Katie Neff, Hannah Ambrozewski, and Meaghan Mobbs join us to discuss some of their experiences as female service members and veterans.

  • 22. Joe Kent

    March 16th, 2021  |  1 hr 7 mins

    Joe is a retired Green Beret and veteran of the Global War on Terror. He is a father, Gold Star husband, and congressional candidate for Washington’s 3rd District.

  • 21. Karen Gallagher

    March 2nd, 2021  |  2 hrs 2 mins

    Karen Gallagher is a senior postdoctoral research scholar with the Global Sport Institute at Arizona State University. Her research focuses on the impact of service-related conditions on higher-order cognitive processes in military veterans. Karen is a veteran of Desert Storm and Desert Shield. She served as a U.S. Army paratrooper and chemical operations specialist.

  • 20. Nelson Miller

    February 16th, 2021  |  1 hr 27 mins

    Nelson is a retired U.S. Navy SEAL and veteran of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. He lives in Tucson, Arizona, where he owns a group of (great!) restaurants and spends the rest of his time doing a whole lot more.

  • 19. Meaghan Mobbs

    February 2nd, 2021  |  1 hr 50 mins

    Meaghan is a former US Army Captain and veteran of the war in Afghanistan. She specialized in aerial delivery and led a unit of parachute riggers. Today, Meaghan is a doctoral student in the clinical psychology program at Columbia University Teachers College, and serves as a clinician in training while pursuing her PhD.

  • 18. Kevin Flike

    January 19th, 2021  |  1 hr 19 mins

    Kevin is a former Green Beret and veteran of the war in Afghanistan. In 2011, he was critically wounded during combat operations which would lead him to medically retire. He went on to receive a dual master’s from MIT and Harvard and works in corporate strategy. He is a board member for the Green Beret Foundation and an avid public speaker. Check him out at
    woundedbywar.com

    Look for “Three Wise Men” by Beau Wise and Tom Sileo:
    https://www.amazon.com/Three-Wise-Men-Brother-Survivor/dp/1250253446

  • 17. Glenn Cowan

    January 5th, 2021  |  1 hr 33 mins

    Glenn is a retired Canadian Army Special Operations Officer and founder of One 9 Investments. Check him out at one9investments.com

  • 16. Jason Brezler

    December 22nd, 2020  |  1 hr 12 mins

    Jason served as a Marine Corps Engineer Officer in Iraq and Afghanistan. After five years on active duty, he transitioned to the reserves while getting to fulfill his lifelong dream of becoming a New York City Firefighter. Jason also founded Leadership Under Fire, a leadership and human performance training organization.

  • 15. Chase Martin

    December 8th, 2020  |  1 hr 56 mins

    Chase is a former U.S. Marine Corps Infantryman and veteran of the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq. During a 2005-06 deployment to Fallujah, Chase was critically injured by a roadside bomb which ended his career and nearly cost his life. After a lengthy recovery, Chase began to explore the world by visiting more than 70 countries as a traveling photographer. Follow Chase @chase_mearoundtheworld on Instagram (instagram.com/chase_mearoundtheworld).

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  • 14. Avi Deutsch

    November 24th, 2020  |  1 hr 25 mins

    Avi served in the Israeli Army as a tank crew member and armor officer. He is a veteran of the Second Lebanon War. After working for the Bank of Israel and then at a youth village in Rwanda, Avi combined his skills and passion to enter the business of impact investing.