June is in the books. Checkout all the awesome Fathers who joined me last month to celebrate Fatherhood and Family Life on First Class Fatherhood
JASON BELMONTE is a First Class Father and one of the greatest Ten Pin Bowler’s in the world. He has won 22 PBA Titles, 11 Major Championships and has Bowled 23 career 300 Games in the PBA. In this episode Jason joins me from his hometown in Australia to talk about his Fatherhood journey, how he became interested in Bowling and he he’s on a mission to help expand the game he loves so much.
AARON SINGERMAN is a First Class Father and CEO of Redcon1 which is one of the biggest names in the Supplement industry. Aaron is a former Bodybuilder turned entrepreneur and father of three boys. In this episode Aaron shares his Fatherhood journey and drops some awesome advice about lifting weights and taking supplements as it relates to kids and Dads.
HAMODY JASIM is a First Class Father and youngest Sergeant Major Of the Iraq Army who fought alongside US Forces at the height of Global War on Terrorism in Iraq. He was placed in a Saddam Hussein prison and beaten when he was just 12 years old. His story is incredible and recounted in his book The Terrorist Whisperer. A documentary with the same name is currently being screened in select theaters across the country. In this episode Hamody talks about how the experience of becoming a father changed his perspective on life, he tells us about his role in the Iraq War, he offers advice to other Iraqi fathers who have immigrated to the US and gives us his opinion on President Trump’s executive order referred to as the Muslim Ban.
JOEL WILLIS is a First Class Father and Creator of The Dad which is the best source of Fatherhood related content on social media. In this episode Joel shares his Fatherhood journey and tells us how The Dad came into existence and where it’s heading.
STRUGGLE JENNINGS is a First Class Father and Country Rap Artist who earlier this year released an album with his daughter, Brianna titled “Sunny Days” which hit #1 on the Billboard Blues Charts. Struggle spent five years in prison for drug charges and has since transformed his life and message into a positive one that centers around the importance of Fatherhood. He lives with all seven of his children and in this episode he shares his Fatherhood journey, he describes his children’s reaction to him being away for five years and the state of their relationship since his release.
CHRIS POWELL is a First Class Father, Personal Trainer and Transformation Specialist. Chris and his wife, Heidi, stared on ABC’s Extreme Weight Loss in which they helped people transform their lives. Chris is also a former Body Builder and is a New York Times Best Selling Author as well. In this episode Chris offers expert advice for Dads who are interested in losing weight and getting in shape. He tells us about his new Transformation App and how it helps people lose weight. Chris also shares his Fatherhood journey which began when he became a stepfather to Heidi’s two children.
GREG T is a First Class Father and Radio Personality known as the Frat Boy of Z100’s Elvis Duran and the Morning Show. He has been entertaining listeners for years with his on air stunts and pranks. In this episode Greg shares his Fatherhood journey and some of the challenges that come with doing morning radio while being a Dad. Greg tells it like it is as it relates to his parenting style with his two girls.
EVAN BASS is a First Class Father and Former Contestant on Season 12 of The Bachelorette. He eventually found true love on The Bachelor In Paradise where he met and married Carly Waddell. Evan has three boys from a previous relationship and a daughter with Carly who is expecting the couple’s second child in November. In this episode Evan shares his Fatherhood journey and discusses the differences between being on the Bachelorette & Bachelor in Paradise. He talks about Carly and his world record kiss, the challenges of being a Dad while on reality TV and how he has shifted gears from the erectile dysfunction industry to hemp farming.
NICK HAYS is a First Class Father, Combat Veteran and Former Navy SEAL. He also did some contracting work overseas. In this episode, Nick shares his Fatherhood journey and how a work related injury changed the course of his life. It led him to writing a book which was released recently titled Elite: High Performance Lessons and Habits from a Former Navy SEAL. He tells us how the principles of the book can be applied to Fatherhood and he tells us a shocking detail about YouTube.
LEE GREENWOOD is a First Class Father, Singer and Songwriter. He has released more than twenty albums and has had over 35 singles hit the Country Music Billboard Charts. His song “God Bless The USA” is one of the most patriotic songs ever recorded. In this episode Lee shares his Fatherhood journey, he talks about when and why he decided to write the Patriotic tune, he discusses how he has adapted to the changing technology and offers some great advice for all Dads.
HUE JACKSON is a First Class Father and Former NFL Head Coach of the Oakland Raiders and Cleveland Browns. He is also the founder of the Hue Jackson Foundation which provides assistance to victims of Human Trafficking. In this episode Hue shares his Fatherhood journey, talks about some of the challenges of being an NFL Head Coach while being a Dad and discusses the tragic issue of Human Trafficking and what you can do to ensure your child doesn’t fall victim to one of the most lucrative, sinister trades in the world.
ADEN STAY is a First Class Father and Hollywood Stuntman who has performed stunts in Blockbuster Movies such as Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom, Logan and Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle. He is a divorced, single father of two girls and in this episode he discusses his Fatherhood journey and how he manages to Co-Parent with his ex-wife. He offers great advice to Dads who are at the beginning stages of a Divorce and tells us what projects he’s currently working on.
CARL MCDOWELL is a First Class Father and Actor who stars in HBO’s smash hit series Ballers. He is a former College Football standout and has a great story of how his acting career began which he shares in this episode. Also, Carl talks about becoming a father at a young age, his involvement with speaking to young foster children and he offers great advice to aspiring actors as well as first time fathers.
JOHN ALLEN is a First Class Father, Combat Veteran, Purple Heart Recipient and Former Navy SEAL. He is also the founder of Elite Meet which helps connect elite veterans with high quality employment opportunities. In this episode John talks about some of the challenges of leaving the Teams, how his two daughters have changed his perspective on life and offers great situational awareness advice for Dads who are walking the streets with their families.
JASON WEAVER is a First Class Father and Actor who was the singing voice of young Simba in Disney’s original Lion King movie in which he performed hit songs such as “I just can’t wait to be king” and “Hakuna Matata”. Jason also portrayed young Michael Jackson in the hit TV Miniseries “Jacksons An America Dream”. In this episode, Jason shares his Fatherhood journey, tells us about his acting career which is three decades deep and some of the challenges of being a Dad while working as an actor.
DON CHEREL is a First Class Father and Hollywood Cameraman who has worked on films such as “Resident Evil” and the soon to be released “Rambo: Last Blood”. He is also a musician who wrote a performs a song titled “Miracles Happen” which details the inspirational story of the birth of his twin girls, one of which was diagnosed with severe fetal hydrops during the pregnancy. Doctors and genetic counselors advised that the survival rate was below ten percent. This also meant both babies were at risk. In this episode Don tells the story of their birth and how it lead him into the music studio.
MARCUS KOWAL is a First Class Father and Former Professional MMA fighter. His 15 month old son Liam was struck and killed by a drunk driver. As a part of his grieving process, Marcus wrote a book titled Life Is A Moment and has also started a foundation called Liam’s Life which is on a mission to end alcohol related driving fatalities. In this episode Marcus talks about the senseless incident that took the life of his son Liam, he offers advice to other parents who have lost a child and he tells us about his plan to take on the powerful alcohol industry and change the social attitude towards drinking and driving.
TROY MALESKY is a First Class Father and combat veteran who served with the elite United States Navy SEALs. He is now a full time student and entrepreneur who has an awesome apparel company American Tribute Brand. In this episode Troy shares his Fatherhood journey and talks about the difficulties of serving with the SEALs while being a Dad. He talks about his transition out of the Teams and shares his plans for the future.
Also included is my Live interview with PeteHegseth on Fox And Friends from Father’s Day.