Leadership Under Fire

Leadership Under Fire

Optimal Performance at Wildfires, Off-road and in the Backcountry

Our guest in this episode is Battalion Chief Thomas Smith from CAL FIRE Nevada Yuba Placer Unit...

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From Renegade to Reformer with Capt Gabe Angemi, Camden NJ FD

Gabe Angemi is a second-generation member of the Camden NJ Fire Department. He presently serves...

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Exploring the Complexities of the FDNY War Years with Joe Flood

Journalist Joe Flood is the founder of n2 Communications and the author of the book The Fires,...

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Leading as a Performance Pioneer in Professional Baseball with Rachel Balkovec

Rachel Balkovec is making history this 2021 season as the first woman hired by a major league...

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Battle-Tested: Service and Sacrifice with FDNY Lt Josh Wiener, USMC (Ret)

Josh Wiener is a Lieutenant in the FDNY and is currently assigned to the Rescue Battalion. His...

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A Historic Human Performance Episode of the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire

On March 25, 1911, the Triangle Shirtwaist Company factory in New York City burned, tragically...

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Better Great Than Never with Olympic Rower and Performance Coach Lindsay Shoop

This episode features Lindsay Dare Shoop. Lindsay is a lifelong athlete turned coach, author, and...

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Tactical Leadership with a Midtown (Manhattan) Mentality with FDNY Lt Dan Saalfrank

Dan Saalfrank is our guest in this episode of the Leadership Under Fire Optimizing Human...

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Living, Leading and Loving in a Messy World with Officer Jon Matthews

Jon Matthews was a police officer in Greensboro, North Carolina, for more than a decade, from...

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Jim McNamara's Senior Man Feature Episode with Chief Pat Maloney, CFD (Ret)

Pat Maloney is a retired 39-year member of the Chicago Fire Department, who rose through the...

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"With You" - Combat Leadership with Capt Nick Kalt, USMC (Ret)

Nick Kalt is our guest in this episode of the Leadership Under Fire Optimizing Human Performance...

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2020 Year In Review with Jason Brezler and James McNamara

In this episode, host Patti Murphy is joined by Jason Brezler and Jim McNamara as we look back at...

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Gold Medal Mindset with Olympian Erin Cafaro

Erin Cafaro is one of the most decorated female rowers in American history. Cafaro was a star...

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From Vietnam to 9/11: Leading by Learning and Adapting with Commissioner Sal Cassano, FDNY (Ret)

Salvatore Cassano is the former Commissioner of the New York City Fire Department. He was...

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Finding Flow Under Pressure with Dr. Nathaniel Zinsser

Dr. Nathaniel Zinsser has been a sport psychology teacher and trainer for three decades. He has...

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Delivering Critical Care Under Pressure in NYC and Around the World with Chris Summers

Chris Summers is a Physician Assistant, Critical Care Specialist and Quality Assurance and...

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Jim McNamara's Senior Man Feature Episode with Capt Al Hagan, FDNY (Ret)--Part II

This episode is the second and final installment of a two-part interview featuring guest host Jim...

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Jim McNamara's Senior Man Feature Episode with Capt Al Hagan, FDNY (Ret)--Part I

This episode is part one of two. Alexander (“Captain Al”) Hagan began his career...

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What the USS Indianapolis Tells Us About Resilience with Sara Vladic and Lynn Vincent

Lynn Vincent and Sara Vladic are the NY Times bestselling authors of the book Indianapolis: The...

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Remembering FDNY Captain Timothy M. Stackpole

In this episode of the Leadership Under Fire Optimizing Human Performance Podcast, we're honored...

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