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Borne the Battle

By Tanner Iskra

Hosted by Marine Corps Veteran Tanner Iskra, Borne the Battle recognizes each battle, challenge, and sacrifice our Veterans endure during and after their service, as well as spotlighting important resources, offices, and benefits VA offers our Veterans.

  1. 1.
    #166: Navy to NASCAR w/ Jesse Iwuji10/09/2019
    1:12:53
  2. 2.
    #165: The Battle of Mogadishu w/ Army Ranger Veteran, Jeff Struecker10/02/2019
    52:02
  3. 3.
    #164: Benefits Breakdown - VA Vet Centers09/25/2019
    53:46
  4. 4.
    #163: Helping Reunite Veteran Families w/ Nathan Goncalves - Army Veteran, Equal Justice Works Fellow09/18/2019
    1:31:03
  5. 5.
    Bonus Episode! - Mel Brooks, Adrian Cronauer, 2019 Military Influencer Conference Roundup09/17/2019
    26:42
  6. 6.
    #162: September 11th with Dr. John Baxter - Air Force Veteran, 9/11 First Responder, SecDef's Flight Surgeon09/11/2019
    59:44
  7. 7.
    #161: Todd Boeding – Marine Veteran, Carry the Load09/04/2019
    52:21
  8. 8.
    #160: Benefits Breakdown – Assistive Technology Program08/28/2019
    29:42
  1. 9.
    #159: Curtez Riggs – Army Veteran, Entrepreneur, Military Influencer Conference08/21/2019
    1:06:14
  2. 10.
    #158: David Gowel – Army Veteran, RallyPoint CEO08/14/2019
    40:29
  3. 11.
    #157: Ursula Draper – Army Veteran, Occupational Therapist, Assistive Technology Professional08/07/2019
    48:00
  4. 12.
    #156: Daniel Sharp – Marine Veteran, CEO PopSmoke Media, Smokepit Podcast Host07/31/2019
    1:06:10
  5. 13.
    #155: Gary Profit – Army Veteran, WalMart Military Programs07/24/2019
    45:01
  6. 14.
    #154: Benefits Breakdown – VA Center of Faith and Opportunity Initiative07/17/2019
    35:02
  7. 15.
    #153: Perry Firoz - Air Force Veteran, CEO Epic Music LA07/10/2019
    50:00
  8. 16.
    #152: Denise Loring - Army Veteran, Camp Valor Outdoors, World Class Competitive Marksman07/03/2019
    40:40
  9. 17.
    #151: WWII Weekend Part II - Walter Stitt and Victor Marulli06/26/2019
    51:38
  10. 18.
    #150: Benefits Breakdown – VA Home Loan Program06/19/2019
    1:24:24
  11. 19.
    #149: WWII Weekend Part I - Pearl Harbor Survivors Richard Schimmel and William Bonelli06/12/2019
    49:29
  12. 20.
    75th Anniversary of D-Day06/06/2019
    4:03
  13. 21.
    #148: Army Veteran David Lucier, Green Beret Medic, Vietnam Special Forces, Security Contractor, Veteran Advocate06/05/2019
    1:04:08
  14. 22.
    #147: Marine Veteran Brett D’Alessandro and Alexa Modero: Backpacks for Life05/29/2019
    1:03:19
  15. 23.
    #146: Dave Coker: Army Veteran, President of Fisher House Foundation05/22/2019
    46:01
  16. 24.
    #145: Jan Ohrstrom: Army Veteran, Professional Wrestler, Documentary Producer, VA Employee05/15/2019
    41:29
  17. 25.
    #144: Joseph Pennington - Navy Seabee Veteran, AllState Director of Military Affairs05/08/2019
    58:52
  18. 26.
    #143: Stephen Holley - Navy SEAL Veteran, Naval Academy Quarterback, CEO of Carry The Load05/01/2019
    51:02
  19. 27.
    #142: Carroll Harris - Marine Veteran, Postal Inspector, Marine Corps Historian04/24/2019
    55:34
  20. 28.
    #141: BourBiz - Military Veteran/MilSpouse Networking Event04/22/2019
    18:13
  21. 29.
    #140: Danny Chung – Marine Veteran, Microsoft Chief of Staff of Military Affairs04/17/2019
    43:53
  22. 30.
    #139: Jennifer Marshall – Navy Veteran, Actress (Stranger Things, Hawaii Five-O)04/10/2019
    1:02:51
  23. 31.
    #138: Sean Ricks – Navy Veteran, CEO of Ricks Roasters Coffee Company04/03/2019
    40:51
  24. 32.
    #137: John Buckley II – Army Veteran, Koch Industries, Veteran Advocate, Wichita Kansas03/27/2019
    43:03
  25. 33.
    #136: Valroy Williams – Army / Navy Veteran, Queens NY Submariner to NC Farmer03/20/2019
    37:46
  26. 34.
    #135: Rick Robinson - Marine Veteran, Emmy Award Winning Director of Photography and Cinematographer03/13/2019
    1:13:47
  27. 35.
    #134: Tanner Iskra – Marine Veteran, new host of Borne the Battle02/27/2019
    55:05
  28. 36.
    #133: Joel Chaverri – Marine Veteran, Vet Center Director02/08/2019
    1:04:12
  29. 37.
    #132: Brent Thompson – Navy Veteran, Head Brewer at Texas Ale Project01/31/2019
    41:26
  30. 38.
    #131: Ozzy Ramirez – Army Veteran, Actor01/23/2019
    44:01
  31. 39.
    #130: Robert Freedman – Army Veteran, Professor01/16/2019
    21:06
  32. 40.
    #129: Student Veteran of the Year, Air Force Veteran Alexandria Sawin01/11/2019
    44:33
  33. 41.
    #128: Student Veteran of the Year finalists Angela Peacock, Kyle Venable and Carlos Caro01/10/2019
    33:58
  34. 42.
    #127: Student Veteran of the Year finalists Chanel Powell and Tyler Freeman01/09/2019
    25:45
  35. 43.
    #126: Student Veteran of the Year finalists David Cote, Katherine Pratt, and Wesley Wilson01/08/2019
    33:39
  36. 44.
    #125: Jared Lyon - President of SVA's interview from #NatCon201901/07/2019
    31:41
  37. 45.
    #124: Nick Armstrong – Army Veteran, Senior Director of Research and Policy at IVMF12/19/2018
    45:03
  38. 46.
    #123: William Daniels – Army Veteran, Actor12/05/2018
    28:44
  39. 47.
    #122: Sarah Verardo – Caregiver, CEO of Independence Fund11/28/2018
    39:56
  40. 48.
    #121 Veterans Legacy Program: Terence Patrick Halligan11/23/2018
    16:03
  41. 49.
    #120: Liz Rotenberry – Caregiver, Elizabeth Dole Foundation Fellows Programs Coordinator11/21/2018
    49:11
  42. 50.
    #119: Elliott McKenzie – Marine Veteran, R&B artist10/10/2018
    1:00:05
  43. 51.
    #118: 'Back to School' round table featuring Jared Lyon, EJ Delpero, and Kirsten Battocchio09/19/2018
    56:34
  44. 52.
    #117: James McDonough – Army Veteran, IVMF's Managing Director for Programs and Services08/29/2018
    51:12
  45. 53.
    #116: Petey Ace – Marine Veteran, Hip Hop Artist08/22/2018
    44:36
  46. 54.
    #115: JJ Pinter - Army Veteran, Executive Director of Team RWB08/01/2018
    1:02:44
  47. 55.
    #114: Bennie Adkins – Army Veteran, Medal of Honor recipient07/24/2018
    42:16
  48. 56.
    #113: Dan Cnossen – Navy Veteran, Paralympic Gold Medalist07/18/2018
    39:04
  49. 57.
    #112: Adam Storck – Army Veteran, Denali Summit07/11/2018
    53:42
  50. 58.
    #111 Benefits Breakdown – VetChange App07/02/2018
    19:15
  51. 59.
    #110: David Zurfluh – Air Force Veteran, National President of Paralyzed Veterans of America06/27/2018
    42:47
  52. 60.
    #109: GI Bill 74th Anniversary w/ Barrett Bogue & Lauren Augustine of SVA06/21/2018
    1:09:06
  53. 61.
    #108: Sally Roberts - Army Veteran, Wrestle Like a Girl06/13/2018
    39:08
  54. 62.
    #107: Jason & Emily McCarthy – Army Veteran & MilSpouse, GORUCK CEO & Chief of Staff06/06/2018
    1:03:15
  55. 63.
    #106: Kenneth Holliday – Army Veteran, Veterans Legacy Program05/30/2018
    33:11
  56. 64.
    #105 Benefits Breakdown – Veterans Legacy Program05/28/2018
    29:59
  57. 65.
    #104: Wendy Tenhula – Director of Innovation and Collaboration for the Office of Mental Health and Suicide Prevention05/23/2018
    49:19
  58. 66.
    #103 Benefits Breakdown - Make the Connection05/21/2018
    55:10
  59. 67.
    #102: Jennifer MacDonald – Army Veteran, Director of Clinical Innovations and Education, VHA Connected Care05/16/2018
    43:21
  60. 68.
    #101: Raymond Kaloplastos – Army Veteran, Mobile Vet Center05/11/2018
    30:24
  61. 69.
    #100: Bruce Silverglade - Army Veteran, Owner of Gleason's Gym05/09/2018
    42:46
  62. 70.
    #99: Benefits Breakdown - Community Engagement, Homeless Programs05/07/2018
    28:41
  63. 71.
    #98: Nick Karnaze – Marine Veteran; Owner of Stubble & 'Stache05/02/2018
    51:07
  64. 72.
    #97: Tim Kolzcak – Army Veteran; The Veterans Project04/25/2018
    1:00:30
  65. 73.
    #96: Alphi Quitevis – Marine Veteran; Meditation Practice04/18/2018
    42:26
  66. 74.
    #95: Rob Jones – Marine Veteran; Month of Marathons04/11/2018
    35:34
  67. 75.
    #94: Benefits Breakdown – Smoke Quitline04/09/2018
    12:22
  68. 76.
    #93: Robert Blackman - Marine Veteran; President and CEO, Marine Corps Heritage Foundation04/04/2018
    35:45
  69. 77.
    #92: Women Veterans round table featuring Lauren Augustine, Joy Ilem, & Sarah Maples03/30/2018
    43:42
  70. 78.
    #91 Sarah Holzhalb – Coast Guard Veteran, Athlete and Team RWB Relationships Manager03/28/2018
    41:35
  71. 79.
    #90 Candice Caesar – Army Veteran, Athlete and Team RWB member03/21/2018
    36:48
  72. 80.
    #89 Mila Dimal – Navy Veteran, Athlete and Team RWB chapter leader03/14/2018
    27:44
  73. 81.
    #88 Bernardine Donato – Navy & Air Force Veteran, Athlete and Team RWB leader03/07/2018
    26:50
  74. 82.
    #87 Randy Reeves – Navy & Air Force Veteran, Under Secretary for Memorial Affairs02/28/2018
    35:55
  75. 83.
    #86 Steven Weintraub – Marine Veteran, Chief Strategy Officer for Vet Tix02/21/2018
    45:04
  76. 84.
    #85 Michael Haynie – Air Force Veteran; Vice Chancellor at Syracuse University02/14/2018
    30:35
  77. 85.
    #84 John Preston – Marine Veteran, musician02/07/2018
    58:12
  78. 86.
    #83: Benefits Breakdown – VA Welcome Kit02/05/2018
    9:10
  79. 87.
    #82 Josh Elledge – Navy Veteran, consumer expert & entrepreneur02/01/2018
    55:40
  80. 88.
    #81: Benefits Breakdown – Center for Women Veterans01/29/2018
    17:55
  81. 89.
    #80 George W. Casey, Jr. – 36th Chief of Staff of the U.S. Army01/24/2018
    26:21
  82. 90.
    #79 Danielle Corazza - Army Veteran, National Outreach Coordinator, Center for Women Veterans01/17/2018
    46:10
  83. 91.
    #78 Chris Rolph - Air Force Veteran, Student Veteran of the Year01/13/2018
    40:13
  84. 92.
    #77: Randy Dexter – Student Veteran of the Year finalist01/12/2018
    27:38
  85. 93.
    #76: Jessica Kirksey & Luke Opyd – Student Veteran of the Year finalists01/11/2018
    33:40
  86. 94.
    #75: Gretchen Klingler & Jessica Nelson – Student Veteran of the Year finalists01/10/2018
    37:30
  87. 95.
    #74: Aaron Slatton & Kirsten Battocchio - Student Veteran of the Year finalists01/09/2018
    31:58
  88. 96.
    #73: Jared Lyon – Navy Veteran, SVA President01/08/2018
    41:52
  89. 97.
    #72: Leaphy Khim – Marine Veteran, actress/stuntwoman01/03/2018
    37:24
  90. 98.
    #71: Billy Hurley III - Navy Veteran, professional golfer12/27/2017
    29:08
  91. 99.
    #70: Bonnie Carroll - Air Force Veteran, Founder of TAPS President and Founder12/20/2017
    39:42
  92. 100.
    #69: Boyd Renner – Navy Veteran, Everence12/13/2017
    29:30
  93. 101.
    #68: Benefits Breakdown – Veterans Crisis Line12/11/2017
    11:37
  94. 102.
    #67: Sterling Cale - Navy Veteran, Pearl Harbor survivor12/06/2017
    20:52
  95. 103.
    #66: Benefits Breakdown - Homeless Veterans Outreach and Communications12/04/2017
    12:08
  96. 104.
    #65: Dr. David Shulkin – Secretary of Veterans Affairs11/29/2017
    11:13
  97. 105.
    #64: Benefits Breakdown - Office of Tribal Government Relations11/27/2017
    22:47
  98. 106.
    #63: Nate Boyer – Army Veteran, Community Leader11/22/2017
    34:05
  99. 107.
    #62: Alex Rucshner – Navy Veteran, Keys to Progress11/15/2017
    45:55
  100. 108.
    #61: Benefits Breakdown - Social media across VA11/13/2017
    9:24
  101. 109.
    Have a fun and safe Veterans Day!11/11/2017
    3:29
  102. 110.
    #60: Craig Grossi – Marine Veteran, Author of "Craig and Fred"11/10/2017
    39:42
  103. 111.
    #59: Mika J. Cross – Army Veteran, Veterans' Employment and Training Service11/09/2017
    38:21
  104. 112.
    #58: Phil Klay – Marine Veteran, Author of "Redeployment"11/08/2017
    39:42
  105. 113.
    #57: Sebastian Junger – Journalist, author of "Tribe"11/07/2017
    34:03
  106. 114.
    #56: Benefits Breakdown - Explore.VA.gov11/06/2017
    8:56
  107. 115.
    #55: Kevin Leverence – Marine Veteran, VA health care user11/01/2017
    1:06:41
  108. 116.
    #54: Melissa Castillo – Navy Veteran, Dallas County Veterans Service Officer10/25/2017
    30:22
  109. 117.
    #53: Alejandro Villanueva – Army Veteran, Pittsburgh Steelers offensive tackle10/18/2017
    26:27
  110. 118.
    #52: VA's Center for Minority Veterans panel discussion10/13/2017
    38:06
  111. 119.
    #51: Mike Krzyzewski – Army Veteran, Duke Basketball Coach10/06/2017
    17:16
  112. 120.
    #50: Timothy Lawson - Marine Veteran, Podcast Host09/29/2017
    35:58
  113. 121.
    #49: Forever GI Bill round table w/ TAPS, Got Your 6 & SVA09/22/2017
    35:57
  114. 122.
    #48: Kevin Quarles - Navy Veteran, Operation Stand Down Tennessee09/15/2017
    28:48
  115. 123.
    #NeverForget: Five Veterans share impact 9/11 had on military & community09/11/2017
    19:00
  116. 124.
    #47: Charlie Smith - Marine Veteran, Lipscomb University student09/08/2017
    31:39
  117. 125.
    #46: Doc Todd – Navy Veteran, Rapper09/01/2017
    58:57
  118. 126.
    #45: Rory Cooper – Army Veteran, VA Research Engineer08/25/2017
    45:32
  119. 127.
    #44: Mark Rockefeller – Air Force Veteran, Street Shares CEO08/18/2017
    51:34
  120. 128.
    #43: Gary Profit – Army Veteran, Walmart Military Programs08/11/2017
    36:31
  121. 129.
    #42: Brian Stann – Marine Veteran, Hire Heroes USA08/04/2017
    40:36
  122. 130.
    #41: Justin Brown – Navy Veteran, HillVets07/28/2017
    49:14
  123. 131.
    #40: Marc Burgess – Navy Veteran, DAV National Adjutant07/21/2017
    35:54
  124. 132.
    #39: Travis Mills – Army Veteran, Travis Mills Foundation07/14/2017
    36:52
  125. 133.
    #38: Darren Sherrard – Army Veteran, VA Careers07/07/2017
    34:55
  126. 134.
    #37: Steve Goggins – Army Veteran, Powerlifter & coach06/30/2017
    26:57
  127. 135.
    #36: Josh Heath – Army Veteran, Reach-Out Roleplaying Games06/23/2017
    29:03
  128. 136.
    #35: Jeremy Paris – Army Veteran, Veteran Artist Program06/16/2017
    49:03
  129. 137.
    #34: VA's Electronic Health Record system announcement06/09/2017
    26:44
  130. 138.
    #33: Henry Huntley – Retired Army General, VA Acting Director of Intergovernmental Affairs06/02/2017
    44:09
  131. 139.
    #32: Kate Tillotson - Marine Veteran, Student Veteran of the Year05/26/2017
    38:31
  132. 140.
    #31: Meritorious Segments Volume 205/19/2017
    15:05
  133. 141.
    #30: Meritorious Segments Volume 105/12/2017
    21:52
  134. 142.
    #29: Bob Wright – Army Veteran, Prostate Cancer Survivor05/05/2017
    31:46
  135. 143.
    #28: Skye Marshall – Air Force Veteran, Actor04/28/2017
    42:44
  136. 144.
    #27: Dee McWilliams – Army Veteran, WIMSA President04/21/2017
    47:52
  137. 145.
    #26: Doug McCormick – Army Veteran, Financial Expert04/14/2017
    36:28
  138. 146.
    #25: Kevin Jamison - Marine Veteran, Veterans Community Project04/07/2017
    30:15
  139. 147.
    #24: Bill Rausch - Army Veteran, Got Your 603/31/2017
    1:05:57
  140. 148.
    #23 Art delaCruz - Navy Veteran, Team Rubicon COO03/24/2017
    25:17
  141. 149.
    #22 Debra Russell - Navy Veteran, Photographer03/17/2017
    30:29
  142. 150.
    #21 Pamela Corwin - Army Veteran, Artist, Biologist03/10/2017
    23:21
  143. 151.
    #20 Bobby Henline - Army Veteran, Comedian03/03/2017
    27:34
  144. 152.
    #19 Dr. David Shulkin - Secretary of Veterans Affairs02/24/2017
    17:38
  145. 153.
    #18 Jared Lyon - Navy Veteran, Student Veterans of America CEO02/17/2017
    59:33
  146. 154.
    #17: Joe Chenelly - Marine Veteran, AMVETS National Executive Director02/10/2017
    34:16
  147. 155.
    Kayla Williams - Policy Research Roundtable on Women Veterans02/08/2017
    22:54
  148. 156.
    #16: James Horton – Air Force Veteran, Cemetery Director02/03/2017
    43:08
  149. 157.
    #15: Gordon Wallace – Army Veteran, VA Volunteer Services01/27/2017
    31:51
  150. 158.
    Battle of the Bulge Veteran Harry Miller shares his story01/25/2017
    38:05
  151. 159.
    #14: Christian Benedetto - Marine Veteran, PTSDJournal01/19/2017
    47:55
  152. 160.
    #13: John Lee Dumas - Army Veteran, Entrepreneur on Fire01/13/2017
    36:32
  153. 161.
    State of VA: Putting Veterans First01/10/2017
    1:20:40
  154. 162.
    #12: James Davis - Air Force Veteran, formerly homeless Veteran01/06/2017
    43:08
  155. 163.
    #11: Blayne Smith – Army Veteran, Team RWB Executive Director12/30/2016
    38:16
  156. 164.
    #10: Gregorio Kishketon - Marine Veteran, Native American12/23/2016
    38:20
  157. 165.
    #9: Justin Blazejewski – Marine Veteran, yogi12/16/2016
    39:16
  158. 166.
    #8: Alfred Rodrigues – Navy Veteran, Pearl Harbor Survivor12/09/2016
    29:54
  159. 167.
    #7: Kayla Williams – Army Veteran, Director of Center for Women Veterans12/02/2016
    44:41
  160. 168.
    #6: Michael Lumpkin – Navy Veteran, cancer survivor & civil servant11/25/2016
    35:53
  161. 169.
    #5: Brad Snyder – Navy Veteran, Paralympic Gold Medalist11/18/2016
    34:04
  162. 170.
    #4: Robert A. McDonald – Army Veteran, Secretary of Veterans Affairs11/11/2016
    41:39
  163. 171.
    #3: Fred Wellman – Army Veteran, CEO of ScoutComms11/04/2016
    46:09
  164. 172.
    #2: Francisco Urena – Marine Veteran, Massachusetts Secretary of Veterans’ Services10/28/2016
    27:44
  165. 173.
    #1: Haley Carter - Marine Veteran, soccer player/coach10/28/2016
    30:20

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