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

  • 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.

  • Episode 27 with Vern Messer

    December 25th, 2020  |  Season 1  |  1 hr 1 min
    leo, mercenaries, military, pmc, psc, veteran

    In this episode, I speak with Vern Messer, a former member of the United States Army, retired, and twenty years veteran of overseas contracting.

  • Episode 26 with Morgan Lerette

    December 18th, 2020  |  Season 1  |  1 hr 18 mins

    In this episode, I talk with Morgan Lerette -- former member of the United States Air Force, Private Security Contractor, and author of the book "Welcome to Blackwater."

  • Episode 25 with Joe Wright

    December 11th, 2020  |  Season 1  |  1 hr 8 mins
    contractor, military, police, security, veteran

    In this episode, I talk with Joe Wright, a retired federal special agent and current contractor, regarding his experiences as both a federal agent and a private contractor overseas.

  • Episode 24 with Steven Luisi

    December 4th, 2020  |  Season 1  |  1 hr 24 mins

    Steven Luisi is a New Jersey resident of Italian descent who spent nearly three years contracting overseas in the construction trades.

  • Episode 23 with Patrick Batchelder

    November 27th, 2020  |  Season 1  |  1 hr 21 mins

    In this episode, I talk with Patrick Batchelder, former member of the United States Army, and private contractor overseas.

  • Episode 21 with Mike Morton

    November 20th, 2020  |  Season 1  |  53 mins 55 secs

    Mike Morton is a former member of the United States Army as an infantry medic, LEO SWAT medic, and private security contractor in Mexico.

  • Episode 22 with Jeff Aster

    November 13th, 2020  |  Season 1  |  1 hr 37 mins

    In this episode, I talk with Jeff Aster, former member of the United States Army, Law Enforcement Officer, and Private Security Contractor.