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The Deploying High Podcast

The Deploying High Podcast

By Project Lifesaver International
Chief Gene Saunders sits down with a wide range of guests to discuss history, advocacy, personal experiences, and more!
This podcast will not just talk about Project Lifesaver but talk about the people and experiences behind the work we do and how so many people from different backgrounds come together to make a difference and bring loved ones home.

Brought to you by Project Lifesaver International and hosted by Chief Gene Saunders, CEO and Founder of Project Lifesaver.
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Ep. 22 of Deploying High - feat. Gary Barg
Chief Gene Saunders sits down with Gary Barg to discuss the Fearless Caregiver: Conferences, magazine and more. Hosted by Chief Gene Saunders   Brought to you by Project Lifesaver International
24:23
June 23, 2022
Ep 21 of Deploying High - feat. David Rozek
Chief Gene Saunders sits down with Dr. David Rozek of UCF Restores to discuss First Responder PTSD.   Hosted by Chief Gene Saunders   Brought to you by Project Lifesaver International
29:50
June 16, 2022
Ep. 20 of Deploying High - feat. Chuck O Connor
Chief Gene Saunders sits down with Chuck O'Connor, retired US Navy Seal.   Hosted by Chief Gene Saunders   Brought to you by Project Lifesaver International
29:50
June 09, 2022
Ep. 19 of Deploying High - feat. Mark Heckler
Chief Gene Saunders sits down with Major Mark Heckler of the Chesapeake Police Department.  Hosted by Chief Gene Saunders  Brought to you by Project Lifesaver International
29:50
June 02, 2022
Ep. 18 of Deploying High - feat. Rick Derus
Chief Gene Saunders sits down with Rick Derus.   Rick is the Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Project Lifesaver and has an impressive Law Enforcement background.   Hosted by Chief Gene Saunders   Brought to you by Project Lifesaver International.
29:50
May 26, 2022
Ep. 17 of Deploying High - feat. Jennifer Mason
Chief Gene Saunders sits down with Jennifer Mason.   Jennifer is with Walt Disney World's Emergency Management.   Chief Gene Saunders sits down with Jennifer to get the inside scoop on how they operate.   Hosted by Chief Gene Saunders   Brought to you by Project Lifesaver International
29:50
May 19, 2022
Ep. 16 of Deploying High - feat. Jack Scott
Chief Gene Saunders sits down with Jack Scott.   Dr. Jack Scott is the Executive Director of the Center for Autism and Related Disabilities at Florida Atlantic University.    He sits down with Chief Gene Saunders to discuss Autism and Safety.  Hosted by Chief Gene Saunders  Brought to you by Project Lifesaver International
29:50
May 12, 2022
Ep. 15 of Deploying High - feat. Paul Shemella
Chief Gene Saunders sits down with Paul Shemella.   Paul is a career Navy SEAL and longtime lecturer on Terrorism, Civil-Military Relations, and Maritime Security and best selling author.  Hosted by Chief Gene Saunders   Brought to you by Project Lifesaver International
29:50
May 05, 2022
Ep. 14 of Deploying High - feat. Tim Sutton
Chief Gene Saunders sits down with Tim Sutton. Tim is a Sergeant with the Hanover County (VA) Sheriff's Office and A Project Lifesaver Operator.  He is also a Teacher/Mentor on Alzheimer's and Autism for Law Enforcement.   Hosted by Chief Gene Saunders  Brought to you by Project Lifesaver International
29:50
April 28, 2022
Ep. 13 of Deploying High - feat. Brad Trahan
Chief Gene Saunders sits down with Brad Trahan, a Member of our Board of Directors and an Autism Parent and will be talking in depth about family matters and autism.   Hosted by Chief Gene Saunders   Brought to you by Project Lifesaver International
29:50
April 21, 2022
Ep. 12 of Deploying High - feat. Richard Picciotto
Chief Gene Saunders sits down with Chief Richard Picciotto, the highest-ranking firefighter to survive the World Trade Center Collapse and the last fireman to escape the devastation.  Hosted by Chief Gene Saunders  Brought to you by Project Lifesaver International
29:44
April 14, 2022
Ep. 11 of Deploying High - feat. Dave Wagner
Chief Gene Saunders sits down with retired officer Dave Wagner to discuss First Responder PTSD.  Hosted by Chief Gene Saunders  Brought to you by Project Lifesaver International
29:50
April 07, 2022
Ep. 10 of Deploying High - feat. Courtney Sanchez
Chief Gene Saunders sits down with Courtney Sanchez, Director of Programs for the Alzheimer and Parkinson Association of IRC. Hosted by Chief Gene Saunders Brought to you by Project Lifesaver International
29:50
March 31, 2022
Ep. 9 of Deploying High - feat. Ben Milligan
Chief Gene Saunders sits down with Ben Milligan, a former Navy SEAL and author of 'By Water Beneath the Walls: The Rise of the Navy SEALs'!   Hosted by Chief Gene Saunders Brought to you by Project Lifesaver International
29:50
March 17, 2022
Ep. 8 of Deploying High - feat. Jason Redman
Chief Gene Saunders sits down with Jason Redman, a highly decorated Veteran famous for his message of tenacity when recovering from injuries he sustained fighting for his country. He is now a motivational speaker and educator! Deploying High's Website Deploying High's Social Media Facebook Instagram YouTube Project Lifesaver's Website Project Lifesaver's Social Media Facebook Instagram Twitter YouTube Jason Redman's Website Hosted by Chief Gene Saunders Brought to you by Project Lifesaver International
29:50
March 03, 2022
Ep. 7 of Deploying High - feat. Haley Moss
Chief Saunders sits down with lawyer, teacher, author, artist, and Autism advocate: Haley Moss! Deploying High's Website Deploying High's Social Media Facebook Instagram YouTube Project Lifesaver's Website Project Lifesaver's Social Media Facebook Instagram Twitter YouTube Haley Moss' Website Hosted by Chief Gene Saunders Brought to you by Project Lifesaver International
30:18
February 17, 2022
Ep. 6 of Deploying High - feat. Lori La Bey
Chief Gene Saunders sits down with Alzheimer's advocate and the founder of Alzheimer's Speaks, Lori La Bey! Hosted by Chief Gene Saunders Brought to you by Project Lifesaver International
30:26
February 03, 2022
Ep. 5 of Deploying High - feat. Charlie Lumpkin
Chief Gene Saunders sits down with Charlie Lumpkin, a Detective Sergeant! Hosted by Chief Gene Saunders Brought to you by Project Lifesaver International
33:09
January 20, 2022
Ep. 4 of Deploying High - feat. Candi Spitz
Chief Gene Saunders sits down with Autism advocate, television personality, and mother of twins with Autism, Candi Spitz! Hosted by Chief Gene Saunders Brought to you by Project Lifesaver International
38:54
January 06, 2022
Ep. 3 of Deploying High - feat. Ron Yeaw Jr.
Chief Gene Saunders sits down with the Deputy Director for Tatrc's Mobile Health Innovation Center for the US Army and a Project Lifesaver Ambassador, Ron Yeaw Jr.! Hosted by Chief Gene Saunders Brought to you by Project Lifesaver International
37:15
December 23, 2021
Ep. 2 of Deploying High - feat. Nora Firestone
This weeks episode is quickly approaching! Chief Gene Saunders will be sitting down with Nora Firestone: an author, journalist, and close friend of Project Lifesaver! She wrote the book Deploying High, the namesake for this podcast! Hosted by Chief Gene Saunders Brought to you by Project Lifesaver International
46:05
December 09, 2021
Ep.1 of Deploying High - feat. Max Gail
Chief Gene Saunders sits down with Emmy Award winning actor, Max Gail to talk about his experiences in Hollywood, advocacy, and more! Hosted by Chief Gene Saunders Brought to you by Project Lifesaver International
43:54
November 11, 2021
The Deploying High Podcast Teaser
Get ready to join us on November 11th for the first episode of the Deploying High podcast!
01:08
November 05, 2021
About Project Lifesaver
This is a short PSA about how Project Lifesaver works to bring loved ones home.
01:30
October 27, 2021