OCONUS: The Contractor's Life

The true life experiences of PSCs

About the show

A no-axe to grind, no agenda look into the life of private security contractors working OCONUS. Listen as those who have been there talk about their real-life experiences in hostile, austere, and war-torn areas as a private security contractor. Listen as we discuss what we did, how we did it, where we did it, what we saw, heard, and smelled. Tune in as we discuss our experiences as private security contractors working OCONUS from the perspectives of private security contractors.

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Episodes

  • Season-2 Episode-2

    March 25th, 2022  |  Season 2  |  33 mins 30 secs
    leo, mercenaries, military, pmc, psc, veteran

    In this episode, I begin the discussion of my experiences as a private security contractor.

  • Season-2 Episode-1 with Ken Gouchi

    March 14th, 2022  |  Season 2  |  2 hrs 17 mins
    leo, mercenaries, military, pmc, psc, veteran

    In this episode, I talk with my friend, veteran, PSC and now construction general contractor.

  • Episode 41 with Greg Hesch & Mike Riche

    April 16th, 2021  |  Season 1  |  2 hrs 7 mins
    leo, mercenaries, military, pmc, psc, veteran

    In this episode, I talk with "Doc" Hesch and "Doc" Riche about their combined experiences.

  • Episode 40 with Greg Hesch

    April 9th, 2021  |  Season 1  |  1 hr 17 mins
    leo, mercenaries, military, pmc, psc, veteran

    In this episode, I talk again with Greg Hesch -- former member of the United States Air Force, Paramedic, Wild Land Firefighter, and Private Security Contractor.

  • Episode 39 with Dave Williams

    April 2nd, 2021  |  Season 1  |  1 hr 43 mins
    leo, mercenaries, military, pmc, psc, veteran

    Dave Williams is a former member of the United States Marine Corps, and a Private Security Contractor. I talk with Dave about his experiences as a PSC. We also spend a fair amount of time discussing what new people in the industry should consider and why.

  • Episode 38 with Mike Morton

    March 26th, 2021  |  Season 1  |  1 hr 46 mins
    leo, mercenaries, military, pmc, psc, veteran

    In this episode, I talk again with Mike Morton regarding his experiences as an OCONUS contractor. While our primary focus is on the goings on south of the border as they pertain to law enforcement and security, we also take on a number of other topics.

  • Episode 37 with K'ram Noori

    March 19th, 2021  |  Season 1  |  1 hr 9 mins
    leo, mercenaries, military, pmc, psc, veteran

    In this episode, I talk with K'ram Noori -- Afghan native on private security contracts since 2004.

  • Episode 36 with Mike Riche

    March 12th, 2021  |  Season 1  |  1 hr 56 mins
    leo, mercenaries, military, pmc, psc, veteran

    In this episode, I talk with Mike Riche -- former member of the United States Navy, overseas private security contractor, and owner of Survival Mind Set.

  • Episode 35 with Robert O'Dowd

    February 26th, 2021  |  Season 1  |  1 hr 2 mins
    leo, mercenaries, military, pmc, psc, veteran

    In this episode, I talk with Robert O'Dowd -- former member of the British Armed Forces, and overseas contractor.

  • Episode 34 with Mike Riche

    February 19th, 2021  |  Season 1  |  1 hr 37 mins
    leo, mercenaries, military, pmc, psc, veteran

    In this episode, I talk with Mike Riche -- former member of the United States Navy, overseas private security contractor, and owner of Survival Mind Set Training.

  • Episode 33 with Jon Reed

    February 12th, 2021  |  Season 1  |  1 hr 40 mins
    leo, mercenaries, military, pmc, psc, veteran

    In this episode, I talk with Jon Reed -- former law enforcement officer and overseas contractor.

  • Episode 32 with Joshua Siebold

    January 29th, 2021  |  Season 1  |  1 hr 22 mins
    leo, mercenaries, military, pmc, psc, veteran

    In this episode I talk with Joshua Siebold -- overseas contractor/private security contractor for the past ten years.

  • Episode 31 with Paul Rossi

    January 22nd, 2021  |  Season 1  |  1 hr 23 mins
    leo, mercenaries, military, pmc, psc, veteran

    In this episode I continue my discussions with Paul Rossi on his experiences as a private security contractor.

  • Episode 30 with Paul Rossi

    January 15th, 2021  |  Season 1  |  1 hr 7 mins
    leo, mercenaries, military, pmc, psc, veteran

    In this episode, I talk with Paul Rossi, former member of the United States Navy, private security contractor, actor and model.

  • Episode 29 with Patrick Sovie

    January 8th, 2021  |  Season 1  |  1 hr 25 mins
    leo, mercenaries, military, pmc, psc, veteran

    In this episode, I talk with Patrick Sovie -- Sierra Leone native, former overseas contractor, Bushmaster, and a holder of two Bachelor's degrees, a Master's degree, and a Doctorate in International Law.

  • Episode 28 with Steve Shuback

    January 1st, 2021  |  Season 1  |  1 hr 29 mins
    leo, mercenaries, military, pmc, psc, veteran

    In this episode, I talk with Steve Shuback -- former member of the United States Marine Corps, State Patrolman, Sheriff's Deputy, and private contractor overseas.