First Class Fatherhood

First Class Fatherhood

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We are not Babysitters, we are fathers, and not just fathers, we are First Class Fathers! Welcome to First Class Fatherhood, a Podcast in which I celebrate Fatherhood & Family Values by Interviewing high profile Dads from all walks of life. Some of my past guests include NFL Hall of Famers (Deion Sanders, Kurt Warner) Navy SEALs (Rob O’Neill, Marcus Luttrell) Entrepreneurs (Grant Cardone, Ed Mylett) Actors (Dean Cain, Matt Roloff) Skateboarding Icon Tony Hawk & more. I am a 38 year old father of 4 & married to a beautiful woman for 14 years. Everyday is Fathers Day on First Class Fatherhood Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/alec-lace/support


#231 Troy Malesky
Jun 28 • 16 min
Episode 231 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…
#230 Fox & Friends
Jun 27 • 11 min
Episode 230 Fox & Friends Interview from Father’s Day with Pete Hegseth. In this episode I detail my experience of being interviewed live on the set of Fox & Friends. You will hear my interview in its entirety as well as my explanation of why I chose to…
#229 Marcus Kowal
Jun 26 • 31 min
Episode 229 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…
#228 Don Cherel
Jun 25 • 24 min
Episode 228 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…
#227 Jason Weaver
Jun 24 • 43 min
Episode 227 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…
#226 John Allen
Jun 21 • 25 min
Episode 226 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…
#225 Carl McDowell
Jun 20 • 19 min
Episode 225 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…
#224 Aden Stay
Jun 19 • 20 min
Episode 224 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…
#223 Hue Jackson
Jun 18 • 23 min
Episode 223 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…
#222 Lee Greenwood
Jun 17 • 28 min
Episode 222 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…
#221 Nick Hays
Jun 14 • 31 min
Episode 221 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…
#220 Evan Bass
Jun 13 • 22 min
Episode 220 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…
#219 Greg T
Jun 12 • 28 min
Episode 219 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…
#218 Chris Powell
Jun 11 • 39 min
Episode 218 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…
#217 Struggle Jennings
Jun 10 • 25 min
Episode 217 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…
Navy SEAL Collection Vol. 4
Jun 7 • 139 min
Navy SEAL Collection Vol. 4 includes the interview only portions of the most Downloaded Frogman Friday Episodes so far in 2019. In this Collection you will hear my interviews with Navy SEALs: Eddie Penney Jeff Nichols Ryan Bates David Rutherford Melanie &…
#216 Joel Willis
Jun 6 • 23 min
Episode 216 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…
#215 Hamody Jasim
Jun 5 • 30 min
Episode 215 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…
#214 Aaron Singerman
Jun 4 • 30 min
Episode 214 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…
#213 Jason Belmonte
Jun 3 • 23 min
Episode 213 Jason Belmonte is a First Class Father and World Class Bowler who 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…
#212 Clark Impastato
May 31 • 30 min
Episode 212 Clark Impastato is a First Class Father and Former Navy SEAL. He is a combat veteran who is also a former Phoenix Police Officer. In this episode Clark shares his Fatherhood journey and talks about being a Dad while deployed. He discusses some…
#211 Mike Escamilla
May 30 • 26 min
Episode 211 Mike Escamilla is a First Class Father, BMX Legend, Hollywood Stuntman, TV Host and Actor. He has performed stunts in Blockbuster Movies such as Captain Marvel, Ant-Man, American Sniper and Guardians of the Galaxy 2. In this episode Mike…
#210 A. J. Buckley
May 29 • 34 min
Episode 210 A. J. Buckley is a First Class Father, Actor and Entrepreneur. He had a recurring role on CSI: NY as Adam Ross. He currently plays Sonny on the hit CBS military drama SEAL Team. He is also a successful entrepreneur who designed a diaper bag…
#209 Chris Henderson
May 28 • 27 min
Episode 209 Chris Henderson is a First Class Father, Musician and US Navy Veteran. He plays guitar for the popular band 3 Doors Down. He is also a big Cross-Fit fanatic. In this episode Chris talks about becoming a Dad at a young age, the challenges he…
#208 Larry Brown
May 27 • 32 min
Episode 208 Larry Brown is a First Class Father, Grandfather and Vietnam Veteran. He is the Gold Star Father of Navy SEAL Team Six Operator Adam Brown who was killed in action on March 17, 2010 in Afghanistan. Adam Brown’s incredibly inspiring life story…
#207 Dan Luna
May 24 • 27 min
Episode 207 Dan Luna is a First Class Father and Former Navy SEAL who recently retired after serving 20 years with the United States Navy. He is a skilled public speaker who earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Organizational Leadership from the University of…
#206 David Ankin
May 23 • 22 min
Episode 206 David Ankin is a First Class Father and CEO of Toy Makerz Inc. He is the Host of The History Channel’s Toy Makerz and a hands-on entrepreneur, former stuntman, motorcycle racer, and custom motor vehicle fabricator that specializes in one-off…
#205 Michael Broderick
May 22 • 23 min
Episode 205 Michael Broderick is a First Class Father, Actor and United States Marine Corps Veteran. He has appeared in movies such as Get Shorty, TV Shows such as SWAT, SEAL Team and currently stars in HBO’s True Detective. Michael’s son was diagnosed…
#204 Chris Gronkowski
May 21 • 20 min
Episode 204 Chris Gronkowski is a First Class Father, Former NFL Fullback and Entrepreneur. He played for several teams including the Cowboys and Colts. He also walked into the Shark Tank and walked out with a mega deal for his Ice Shaker Bottle with…
#203 James Snyder
May 20 • 25 min
Episode 203 James Snyder is a First Class Father and actor who currently stars as Harry Potter in the Tony Award winning Broadway Production of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child. Some of his TV Credits include Blue Bloods, CSI, The Good Wife and many…
#202 Chris Osman
May 17 • 43 min
Episode 202 Chris Osman is a First Class Father and former Navy SEAL who began his military career as a United States Marine. He has had tremendous success as an entrepreneur and founded a company called Tactical Assault Gear, a multi-million dollar…
#201 Mark McGrath
May 16 • 35 min
Episode 201 Mark McGrath is a First Class Father and lead vocalist of the band Sugar Ray. He is a singer, songwriter, TV Host and platinum selling recording artist with hit songs such as FLY, EVERY MORNING & SOMEDAY. Mark became a Dad a bit later in life…
#200 Dakota Meyer
May 15 • 28 min
Episode 200 Dakota Meyer is a First Class Father and Medal of Honor Recipient. Dakota served with the United States Marines and in 2009 he was wounded in action during what became known as the Battle Of Ganjgal. Dakota had a highly publicized divorce with…
#199 Mada Abdelhamid
May 14 • 28 min
Episode 199 Mada Abdelhamid is a First Class Father and Personal Trainer from Egypt. He made a name for himself with the WWE before becoming the personal trainer of Superstar actor Jason Momoa (Game of Thrones, Aquaman). In this episode Mada talks about…
#198 Lonie Paxton
May 13 • 31 min
Episode 198 Lonie Paxton is a First Class Father and Former NFL Long Snapper who is a three time Super Bowl Champion. Lonie played with the New England Patriots and Denver Broncos. He is currently the Global Entertainment Marketing at GoPro. In this…
#197 Chris McKinley
May 10 • 39 min
Episode 197 Chris McKinley is a First Class Father, Combat Veteran, Author, Entrepreneur, Musician and Former Navy SEAL. He is the founder of INVICTVS Group, a Special Operations Consulting Consortium. He is a NCCPA Certified Physician Assistant and holds…
#196 Quincy Avery
May 9 • 17 min
Episode 196 Quincy Avery is a First Class Father and Quarterback Developer who trains College, NFL and Elite High School Quarterbacks. One of the Quarterbacks he worked with this year, Dwayne Haskins, was selected 15th in the First Round of this years NFL…
#195 Jaylen Moore
May 8 • 40 min
Episode 195 Jaylen Moore is a First Class Father and Actor who has starred in The History Channel’s Navy SEAL drama SIX as well as Showtime’s Crime, Mystery Series HOMELAND. He is also a writer and producer and trains mixed martial arts. In this episode…
#194 Joe Arko
May 7 • 22 min
Episode 194 Joe Arko is a First Class Father and Canada’s Fitness Business Coach. He specializes in helping fitness businesses to succeed. Joe is also a Writer, Entrepreneur and Public Speaker. In this episode, Joe talks about his Fatherhood journey,…
#193 Aaron Lohman
May 6 • 26 min
Episode 193 Aaron Lohman is a First Class Father and One of New York’s Finest. He is a sergeant with the NYPD. He has an inspiring weight loss story and has lost over 140 pounds. In this episode Aaron delivers a powerful message about weight loss,…
#192 Jose Ortiz
May 3 • 22 min
Episode 192 Jose Ortiz is a First Class Father and World Class Jockey who will be riding Tacitus in the Kentucky Derby. He had more wins than any other jockey in all of North America in 2016. He won the Eclipse Award in 2017 and has one many Grade 1 Races…
#191 Jason Khalipa
May 2 • 22 min
Episode 191 Jason Khalipa is a First Class Father and CrossFit Legend who became the CrossFit World Champion in 2008 and earned the title of Fittest Man On The Planet. He now owns multiple gyms and hosts a podcast called Coffee with Khalipa. In this…
#190 Erik Rees
May 1 • 21 min
Episode 190 Erik Rees is a First Class Father of three children including the late Jessie Rees who passed away at the age of 12 from brain cancer. Rather than focusing on herself, Jessie found a way offer comfort to other children by creating Joy Jars…
#189 Drew Manning
Apr 30 • 26 min
Episode 189 Drew Manning is a First Class Father and the New York Times Best Selling of Fit 2 Fat 2 Fit which also became a TV show on A&E. Drew has been featured on The Dr. Oz Show, CNN, Good Morning America, The Tonight Show, The View, and MSNBC, among…
#188 Shane Dorian
Apr 29 • 18 min
Episode 188 Shane Dorian is a First Class Father and world class surf boarder who has been surfing professionally since he was a teenager. He is one of the best Big Wave Surfers in the world. He won many awards including Waterman of the year, Ride of The…
#187 Thomas O’Neill
Apr 26 • 28 min
Episode 187 Thomas O’Neill is a First Class Father of five kids including Navy SEAL Team Six Operator Rob O’Neill. In this episode Tom discusses what it was like to raise a future Navy SEAL. He tells us about the Osama Bin Laden raid from his point of…
#186 Rob Marciano
Apr 25 • 28 min
Episode 186 Rob Marciano is a First Class Father and Meteorologist for ABC News and Good Morning America. He has been covering the weather both in the field and in the studio for over 20 years. In this episode Rob tells us how he became passionate about…
#185 George P. Bush
Apr 24 • 23 min
Episode 185 George P. Bush is a First Class Father and Texas Land Commissioner. He served in Afghanistan during Operation Enduring Freedom as an Officer in the United States Navy. He is the grandson of the late Former President George H.W. Bush, the…
#184 Chris Santillo
Apr 23 • 23 min
Episode 184 Chris Santillo is a First Class Father, mixed martial arts instructor and author of a new book “Resilience Parenting: Raising Resilient Children in an Era of Detachment and Dependence”. The book deals with many of the challenges facing parents…
#183 Tim Brent
Apr 22 • 23 min
Episode 183 Tim Brent is a First Class Father, hunter, fisherman and former NHL forward who played in over 200 games spending time with the Toronto Maple Leafs and Carolina Hurricanes among other teams. Tim and his wife Eva Shockey have a daughter and a…
#182 Jason Kuhn
Apr 19 • 33 min
Episode 182 Jason Kuhn is a First Class Father and Former Navy SEAL who was a closer for a top 25 NCAA Baseball Team before his dream of playing professional Baseball was cut short. He is now a keynote speaker and consultant who works with Corporate as…
#181 Barry Sloane
Apr 18 • 29 min
Episode 181 Barry Sloane is a First Class Father and actor who has starred in hit TV shows such as ABC’s “Revenge” and the History Channel’s “Six”. He had the opportunity to work and train with US Navy SEALs for preparation for his role as a SEAL Team Six…
#180 Louis “Uncle Louie” Gregory
Apr 17 • 32 min
Episode 180 Louis “Uncle Louie” Gregory is a First Class Father, actor, Entrepreneur, Talent Manager, Music Producer, co-Founder of Legends of Wrestling and one of the founders of the Department of Homeland Security. He also has a recurring role as Uncle…
#179 Kevan Miller
Apr 16 • 19 min
Episode 179 Kevan Miller is a First Class Father and Professional Hockey Player who is currently a Defenseman for the Boston Bruins. He and his wife have a baby girl and in this episode Kevan shares his Fatherhood journey, tells us some of the challenges…
#178 Jordan Palmer
Apr 15 • 40 min
Episode 178 Jordan Palmer is a First Class Father and former NFL Quarterback who now helps prepare young quarterbacks for the league with his QB Summit. He is also heavily involved with the Jessie Rees Foundation. In this episode Jordan shares his journey…
#177 Eryk Anders
Apr 12 • 16 min
Episode 177 Eryk Anders is a First Class Father and UFC Middleweight and Light Heavyweight who will be squaring off with Khalil Rountree Jr on Saturday, April 13th on the main card of UFC 236 in Atlanta Georgia. Before his career in the octagon, Eryk was…
#176 Grant Cardone
Apr 11 • 32 min
Episode 176 Grant Cardone is a First Class Father, Entrepreneur, Author, Speaker and more. He has built a Real Estate Empire and has a net worth of more than $300 Million. He sells out stadiums with his 10x Growth Conferences and has a dynamic speaking…
#175 Jason Wood
Apr 10 • 26 min
Episode 175 Jason Wood is a First Class Father and Combat Veteran who served with the United States Army. He is currently an elite Obstacle Course Athlete who is sponsored and competes in Spartan Races. Jason is also on the brink of receiving a PHD in…
#174 Alexander Kane
Apr 9 • 36 min
Episode 174 Alexander Kane is a First Class Father and an Actor who is bringing a breath of fresh air to the Hollywood Movie scene. His latest role is in Unplanned which is a huge box office success. He has also wrapped up new big western coming out this…
#173 Jason Babin
Apr 8 • 24 min
Episode 173 Jason Babin is a First Class Father and Former 1st Round NFL Draft Pick. Jason played college football at Western Michigan and was a two time MAC Defensive Player Of The Year. He was selected 27th overall by the Houston Texans and played 12…
#172 David Rutherford
Apr 5 • 33 min
Episode 172 David Rutherford is a First Class Father and Former Navy SEAL, Combat Paramedic and Instructor. He motivates people around the world as a top motivational speaker, author for kids and adults, he is a podcast host of Team Never Quit, behavioral…
#171 Alex Duran
Apr 4 • 33 min
Episode 171 Alex Duran is a First Class Father and Former United States Marine. He is an expert on the subject of bullying, he is known as The Bully Magnet. He is an author of a series of books based on Bullying. In this episode Alex shares some of his…
#170 Riyadh Ahmed Khalaf Al Ahmady
Apr 3 • 37 min
Episode 170 Riyadh Ahmed Khalaf Al Ahmady better known by his Code Name, Johnny Walker, is a First Class Father and Iraqi Hero who fought side by side with Navy SEALs on 100’s of missions. He recently realized his dream of becoming a US Citizen. He is a…
#169 Scott Reid
Apr 2 • 24 min
Episode 169 Scott Reid is a First Class Father and 2x Britain’s Strongest Man. He is the CEO of Focus Performance which deals in Supplements. Scott trains pro athletes, MMA athletes and other Strongman competitors. In this episode Scott shares his…
#168 Tony Hawk
Apr 1 • 20 min
Episode 168 Tony Hawk is a First Class Father and legendary skateboarder. He landed the first successful 900 in the 1999 X Games and has accomplished so many other feats on a skateboard. He also has one of the Best Selling video game franchises of all…
#167 Jeff Nichols
Mar 29 • 25 min
Episode 167 Jeff Nichols is a First Class Father and Former Navy SEAL who served multiple combat tours. He is a certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist and Tactical Strength and Conditioning Facilitator who prepares candidates for careers in Law…
#166 Vincent “Rocco” Vargas
Mar 27 • 25 min
Episode 166 Vincent “Rocco” Vargas is a First Class Father, Army Special Forces Combat Veteran, Actor, Writer, Entrepreneur, Speaker and podcaster. He stars in The Mayans M.C. on FX and hosts The Vinny Roc Podcast. He served three combat tours and now…
#165 Matt Roloff
Mar 26 • 32 min
Episode 165 Matt Roloff is a First Class Father, Actor, Farmer, Author, Entrepreneur, Speaker and TV Personality who stars in Little People, Big World which airs on TLC. In this episode Matt discusses some of the challenges of being a father while being…
#164 Nick Hoffman
Mar 25 • 41 min
Episode 164 Nick Hoffman is a First Class Father, Singer, Songwriter, Fiddle Player who performed with Kenny Chesney for 12 years. He is currently hosting Nick’s Wild Ride on The Outdoor Channel. He has some brand new music on the way as well. In this…
#163 Jack Carr
Mar 22 • 24 min
Episode 163 Jack Carr is a First Class Father, Former Navy SEAL and Best Selling Author. His new book True Believer is dropping in July and it is a follow up to The Terminal List which is a Best Selling fictional thriller. Jack Carr is a Combat Veteran…
#162 Jason “Jake” Jean
Mar 20 • 28 min
Episode 162 Jason “Jake” Jean is a First Class Father, Air Force Veteran and Founder of Tattered Beans Coffee Company which gives back generously to the veteran community. Jason was diagnosed with Cancer and he hasn’t let that slow him down at all, in…
#161 Curtis Martin
Mar 19 • 23 min
Episode 161 Curtis Martin is a First Class Father, Air Force Veteran and Health & Wellness Coach. Fatherhood came a bit later in the game for Curtis who married the love of his life and became the father of her little girl. His wife became diagnosed with…
#160 Dominic Fumusa
Mar 18 • 31 min
Episode 160 Dominic Fumusa is a First Class Father and well known Actor who has starred in Showtime’s comedy-drama series Nurse Jackie and portrayed John TIG Tiegen in the movie 13 Hours The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi. He has also performed on Broadway…
#159 Brandon Cruz
Mar 15 • 25 min
Episode 159 Brandon Cruz is a First Class Father and Combat Veteran who served multiple tours with the Elite United States Navy SEALs. He is our featured Frogman of the week and it is an honor to have him on the podcast. Brandon joined up following the…
#158 Larry Hagner
Mar 14 • 25 min
Episode 158 Larry Hagner is a First Class Father and fellow Podcaster who is the host of The Dad Edge Podcast. He has been involved in the podcasting game for four years and created a popular men’s group called The Good Dad Alliance. He is also an author…
#157 Tyler Jack Harris
Mar 13 • 27 min
Episode 157 Tyler Jack Harris is a First Class Father who went from the unemployment line to millionaire in just three and a half years. He sold over 8,000 Life insurance policies in that time and he is giving back by sharing his experience with others on…
#156 Jason Mesnick
Mar 12 • 31 min
Episode 156 Jason Mesnick is a First Class Father & Star of both The Bachelor and The Bachelorette. He was the runner up on season 4 of The Bachelorette and then became The Bachelor himself on season 13 of the successful reality series. Jason was the…
#155 Ryan Sutter
Mar 11 • 27 min
Episode 155 Ryan Sutter is a First Class Father who was Trista Rehn’s choice on the very first season of The Bachelorette. He is a former 5th round pick of the Buffalo Bills in the 1998 NFL Draft. Ryan also served more than 17 years as a Firefighter. He…
#154 Chad Williams
Mar 8 • 33 min
Episode 154 Chad Williams is a First Class Father and a Former Navy SEAL. He is also a dynamic speaker and author whose memoir SEAL of God had sold more than 100,000 copies. Midway through his time with the Teams, Chad had a calling to join the spiritual…
#153 Robert Creighton
Mar 7 • 34 min
Episode 153 Robert Creighton is a First Class Father and Broadway Actor who is currently performing in Disney’s Frozen on Broadway. He plays a bad guy in the production, The Duke of Weselton. Robert also created and starred in Cagney The Musical which was…
#152 Steve Weatherford
Mar 6 • 52 min
Episode 152 Steve Weatherford is a First Class Father and Former NFL Punter who won Super Bowl 46 with the New York Giants. Steve has been called the NFL’s Fittest Man by Muscle & Fitness Magazine. He is a father of five children and has an awesome…
#151 Marshall Sylver
Mar 5 • 30 min
Episode 151 Marshall Sylver is a First Class Father and Performance Hypnotist who has appeared on stage in Las Vegas since the 90’s. He has been billed as the Greatest Hypnotist of All Time! He is a Best Selling Author, Speaker, Entertainer and currently…
#150 Deputy Jeffrey McElwain
Mar 4 • 20 min
Episode 150 Deputy Jeffrey McElwain is a First Class Father and Deputy with the Pinal County Sheriff’s Office in Arizona. He was featured on Season Two of A&E’s popular show Live PD. He is showing the world the human side of Police Officer’s through his…
#149 Eddie Penney
Mar 1 • 29 min
Episode 149 Eddie Penney is a First Class Father and Combat Veteran who served with the US Marines and the Navy SEAL Teams including time with the Elite SEAL Team Six. He is a dedicated single Dad who delivers a great message about his faith and the…
#148 Trevor Chapman
Feb 28 • 29 min
Episode 148 Trevor Chapman is a First Class Father, Digital Marketing Expert and Successful Entrepreneur who once took a company from $200 to $10 Million in a matter of months. He has been called one of the greatest digital marketing experts in the world…
#147 Steve Babcock
Feb 27 • 36 min
Episode 147 Steve Babcock is a First Class Father and the Chief Creative Officer of VaynerMedia which put out its first Super Bowl Ad this year. Steve has been on the creative side of marketing for over 20 years and offers some great advice for parents…
#146 Stan Efferding
Feb 26 • 29 min
Episode 146 Stan Efferding is a First Class Father and Record Setting Professional Powerlifter who won Mr. Olympia 2010 as the world’s strongest bodybuilder. He is the founder of The Vertical Diet. He is also a highly successful entrepreneur who walked…
#145 J.W. Cortés
Feb 25 • 24 min
Episode 145 J.W. Cortés is a First Class Father, Combat Veteran, Former United States Marine and New York State Police Officer. He has a successful acting career and is currently playing Detective Alvarez on Fox’s Primetime hit series Gotham. He is also a…
#144 Ryan Bates
Feb 22 • 23 min
Episode 144 Ryan Bates is a First Class Father and Former Navy SEAL sniper who is a Combat Veteran. He has also done work as a private contractor protecting against Somali Pirates. He has owned a few bars and restaurants and in involved with Real Estate.…
#143 Dean McDermott
Feb 21 • 24 min
Episode 143 Dean McDermott is a First Class Father, Actor, Writer and Producer who has appeared in films such as Open Range & Against The Ropes. He has been on TV shows such as NCIS & CSI. He is a father of six children including five with Actress Tori…
#142 John “TIG” Tiegen
Feb 20 • 22 min
Episode 142 John “TIG” Tiegen is a First Class Father and one of the Hero’s from the 2012 Benghazi Attack. He is a former Marine turned Author & Motivational Speaker. His story and the entire Benghazi Attack was captured in the Major Motion Picture, 13…
#141 Shilo Harris
Feb 19 • 29 min
Episode 141 Shilo Harris is a First Class Father & United States Army Combat Veteran who was wounded in action on February 19, 2007 when an IED exploded underneath his vehicle, killing three of his friends and leaving him Physically, Emotionally &…
#140 A.J. Hawk
Feb 18 • 28 min
Episode 140 A.J. Hawk is a First Class Father and Former All-American NFL Linebacker who won the Lombardi Trophy with the Green Bay Packers in Super Bowl 45. A.J. also won a National Championship during his freshman season with Ohio State. He retired from…
Navy SEAL Interview Collection Vol. 3
Feb 15 • 182 min
Navy SEAL Interview Collection Vol. 3 includes my conversations about Fatherhood & Family Life with five First Class Fathers of the elite Military Special Operations Forces Navy SEALs. The first three Dads you will hear from are former members of SEAL…
#139 Brian Fleming
Feb 14 • 18 min
Episode 139 Brian Fleming is a First Class Father, Author, Speaker and Combat Veteran who was severely wounded by a suicide bomber in Kandahar, Afghanistan. His story is inspiring and he delivers a strong message about fatherhood and family life. Brian…
#138 Mark Bell
Feb 13 • 39 min
Episode 138 Mark Bell is a First Class Father who has been called the meathead millionaire. He has leveraged a successful powerlifting career into a multi-million dollar business empire. He owns and operates the Super Training Gym, dubbed “The Strongest…
#137 IV Marsh
Feb 11 • 26 min
Episode 137 IV Marsh is the lead pastor of Epic Church. He has a passion to see people experience LIFE and live it to the fullest. With a raw and unfiltered approach to preaching, Pastor IV loves to see people engage God in fun and creative ways, and they…
#136 Stew Smith
Feb 8 • 25 min
Episode 136 Stew Smith is a First Class Father and Former Navy SEAL. He is a Strength and Conditioning Specialist and a military fitness trainer. Stew has trained thousands of students for Navy SEAL, Special Forces, SWAT, FBI, ERT and many other law…
#135 Andrew Sillitoe
Feb 6 • 20 min
Episode 135 Andrew Sillitoe is a business psychologist, performance coach, public speaker and author from Kent, England. He is a First Class Father who played professional hockey after competing in 11 Inline Hockey World Championships For team Great…
#134 Branden Hampton
Feb 4 • 22 min
Episode 134 Branden Hampton has been called The King of Social Media! He has close to 40 Million Followers on his personal social media accounts. He is an Investor, Advisor, Speaker, Forbes #1 Ranked Influencer and of course he is a First Class Father!…
Super Bowl 53 Media Day
Feb 3 • 15 min
Super Bowl 53 Media Day Special Edition Podcast detailing my trip to Atlanta where I brought First Class Fatherhood on the road to Interview NFL Players about Fatherhood and Family Life. In this Super Bowl Edition you will hear me on the field in Mercedes…
#133 Mark Divine
Feb 1 • 21 min
Episode 133 Mark Divine is a First Class Father, the founder of SEALFIT, Host of The Unbeatable Mind with Mark Divine Podcast and the best selling author of The Way Of The SEAL! Mark graduated as Honor Man (#1-ranked trainee) of SEAL BUD/S class number…
#132 Brady Smith
Jan 31 • 23 min
Episode 132 Brady Smith is a First Class Father, Writer and Actor who has appeared in TV shows such as ER, Charmed, JAG, CSI: Miami, Criminal Minds, Parks & Recreation as well as a number of hit movies including the Oscar Nominated film First Man. He will…
#131 Pete A Turner
Jan 30 • 19 min
Episode 131 Pete A Turner is a First Class Father and a cultural expert with years working in the most dangerous and culturally challenging environments on earth. His stories and lessons inform leaders, to leverage existing cultural patterns. These smooth…
#130 Matt Purcell
Jan 29 • 23 min
Episode 130 Matt Purcell is a First Class Father, One of Australia’s leading life coaches, a successful Businessman and host of the #1 Australian Podcast “The Examined Life” Find our more about him here: http://www.mattpurcell.com First Class Fatherhood…
#129 Evan Carmichael
Jan 28 • 27 min
Episode 129 Evan Carmichael is a First Class Father who believes in entrepreneurs. At 19, he built then sold a biotech software company. At 22, he was a venture capitalist helping to raise $500,000 to $15 million. He now runs EvanCarmichael.com which is a…
#128 Melanie & Marcus Luttrell
Jan 25 • 48 min
Episode 128 Melanie & Marcus - First Class Father, Former Navy SEAL and Best Selling Author MARCUS LUTTRELL joins me with his wife Melanie. Marcus is the Lone Survivor of Operation Redwings in which many of his Teammates were killed. Marcus received the…
#127 Patrick Fitzgibbons
Jan 24 • 22 min
Episode 127 Patrick Fitzgibbons is a First Class Father, Speaker, Entrepreneur and Law Enforcement Officer. He is a Police Officer in Colorado and is also the creator and host of the CJ Evolution Podcast. I had the honor of being interviewed on Pat’s…
#126 Dan Berei
Jan 23 • 20 min
Episode 126 Dan Berei is a First Class Father, Veteran and Founder of Combat Flags. He spent six years and two deployments in support of Operation Enduring Freedom with the U.S. Army. In just one year Berei has donated nearly $10,000 to “Stop Soldier…
#125 Steve Sims
Jan 22 • 18 min
Episode 125 Steve Sims is a First Class Father, Author, Speaker & Real Life Wizard of OZ. Steve is the visionary founder of Bluefish: the world’s first luxury concierge that delivers the highest level of personalized travel, transportation, and…
#124 Mario Armstrong
Jan 21 • 38 min
Episode 124 Mario Armstrong is a First Class Father, 2x Emmy Award Winner, Radio & TV Talk show host. Mario is known as the Digital Lifestyle Expert® and has appeared on NBC’s TODAY Show, CNN, NPR, FUSE, and more. He has also be featured on Steve Harvey,…
#123 Heath Evans
Jan 18 • 46 min
Episode 123 Heath Evans is a First Class Father and 10 year veteran of the NFL who played fullback for the Seahawks, Dolphins, Patriots and Saints. He was a part of the Saints team which won Super Bowl 44. In this episode of First Class Fatherhood Heath…
#122 Andy Dane Carter
Jan 17 • 24 min
Episode 122 Andy Dane Carter is a First Class Father, Best Selling Author & Successful Real Estate Expert. He is passionate about people and real estate and is committed to helping people thrive in their businesses and investment power so they can be in…
#121 Allen West
Jan 16 • 23 min
Episode 121 Allen West is a First Class Father, Best Selling Author, Former Congressman & Retired Lt. Colonel. He is a Combat Veteran who served in the United States House Of Representatives from Florida’s 22nd district. In this episode, he delivers a…
#120 Congressman Sean Duffy
Jan 15 • 36 min
Episode 120 Congressman Sean Duffy is an American Politician who is a member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Wisconsin’s 7th District. Sean and his wife, Rachel Campos Duffy, have 8 children together and first met during their appearance on…
#119 Trent Shelton
Jan 14 • 22 min
Episode 119 Trent Shelton is a First Class Father and a former NFL Wide Receiver who played ball with the Colts, Redskins and Seahawks. He is currently the founder and president of a Christian-based non-profit organization, Rehab Time. During March 2009…
#118 Dom Raso
Jan 11 • 44 min
Episode 118 Dom Raso is a 12 year Navy SEAL Combat Veteran who served with the most elite unit in the world, SEAL Team 6 or DEVGRU. He is a warrior for Christ and delivers a powerful, passionate message about family, faith and service to others. He now…
#117 Chris Patterson
Jan 9 • 26 min
Episode 117 Chris Patterson is a First Class Father & the founder and CEO of Interchanges – a strategic business growth agency. His company is going on its 17th year of continued success and has generated over $1.4 billion in revenue for their clients.…
#116 Dave Hollis
Jan 7 • 37 min
Episode 116 Dave Hollis is a First Class Father of four children and the CEO of the Hollis Company. He had a 17 year run at Disney, where he was the President of Theatrical Distribution for The Walt Disney Studios. Dave looks to take the experiences as…
#115 Joel Marion
Dec 21, 2018 • 40 min
Episode 115 Joel Marion is a First Class Father & American Fitness Entrepreneur and he joins me today for the final Episode of 2018. Joel went from broke to worth over $100 million in 5 years! He is a 5 time Best Selling Author and also certified as a…
#114 Justin McClure
Dec 20, 2018 • 32 min
Episode 114 Justin McClure was a Forbes Top influencer in 2017! He is a film maker, story teller, Social Media Strategist. and Former Stand-Up Comedian who appeared on shows such as The Last Comic Standing. He is also the First Class Father of the YouTube…
#113 Joe De Sena
Dec 19, 2018 • 19 min
Episode 113 Joe De Sena is a First Class Father who is the CEO and co-founder of the Death Race and Spartan Race He is also the author of Spartan Up: A Take-No-Prisoners Guide to Overcoming Obstacles and Achieving Peak Performance in Life. After building…
#112 George Fox
Dec 18, 2018 • 22 min
Episode 112 George Fox is a First Class Father and the Founder of NFW Watches. He is a man who learned his craft on the job and developed the business skills necessary to launch his own successful Watch company. George gives back to the community,…
#111 Oz Pearlman
Dec 17, 2018 • 25 min
Episode 111 Oz Pearlman is my Guest. Can he truly read your mind? How does he know so much about your past…things even you have forgotten? Is this real or is it magic? You don’t want to miss hearing Oz Pearlman, the mentalist, in action! Oz Pearlman is a…
#110 Clint Emerson
Dec 14, 2018 • 27 min
Episode 110 Clint Emerson is a retired Navy SEAL & First Class Father who spent twenty years conducting special ops all over the world while attached to SEAL Teams (including the elite SEAL Team SIX) and the National Security Agency (NSA). Utilizing an…
#57 Alcoholism (Re-Release)
Dec 13, 2018 • 17 min
Episode 57 (Re-Release) Alcoholism has been a major obstacle in my life. I talked about it back in Episode 57 which I unpublished because of a name I shouldn’t have mentioned in the episode. I am re-releasing it today as I mark 7 months of sobriety. I…
#109 Sid Rosenberg
Dec 12, 2018 • 31 min
Episode 109 Sid Rosenberg is one of the most celebrated names in Sports Broadcasting. He has worked with the best of the best the industry has to offer and has hosted programs on WFAN, WNEW, WABC and many others. He is currently the co-host of Bernie &…
#108 Peanut
Dec 11, 2018 • 9 min
Episode 108 Peanut is the nickname we gave our youngest son who turns 8 years old today and he is my very special guest on the podcast. He has been dying to join me for an episode and there is no better time than on his Birthday! Please enjoy a few…
#107 Evan Hafer
Dec 10, 2018 • 27 min
Episode 107 Evan Hafer is a Former Green Beret who started Black Rifle Coffee Company to provide a high-quality, roast-to-order, coffee to the pro-2A and veteran communities. Between deployments to Iraq and Afghanistan, he was working to refine both his…
#106 Sean Whalen
Dec 7, 2018 • 26 min
Episode 106 Sean Whalen is a First Class Father, entrepreneur, public speaker, podcaster, business coach, and the founder of LIONS NOT SHEEP. Sean’s viral social media posts have been engaged with over 800,000,000 times, and he speaks at business and…
#105 Troy Brown
Dec 5, 2018 • 24 min
Episode 105 Troy Brown is today’s guest on First Class Fatherhood. He is a First Class Father & Former Professional Body Builder known as Duracell due to his iron will and never say die training attitude. He won the Gravesend classic heavy weight tittle &…
#104 Miguel Garcia
Nov 30, 2018 • 18 min
Episode 104 Miguel Garcia is a First Class Father of 15 children! He is a loyal listener & big time fan of the podcast. He joins me today to talk about his fatherhood journey and all dads can stand to learn something from this seasoned father &…
#103 Shane Freestone
Nov 28, 2018 • 23 min
Episode 103 Shane Freestone is a First Class Father and a Loyal Listener of the Podcast. He joins me today to talk about his fatherhood experience and share his thoughts about First Class Fatherhood. Shane is a U.S. Veteran and Host of “My Dads Podcast”…
Conclave Of Warriors Collection
Nov 26, 2018 • 155 min
Conclave Of Warriors Special Edition Collection. On December 1st & 2nd in Miami, Florida, there will be a powerful event with seven warrior minded, successful men called The Conclave Of Warriors. I was fortunate to interview all seven speakers & First…
#102 Max Martini
Nov 21, 2018 • 35 min
Episode 102 Max Martini is a First Class Father and a very talented actor, writer & producer. He has starred in blockbuster movies such as Saving Private Ryan, Captain Phillips, Pacific Rim, 13 Hours The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi and so many others. His…
#101 Jason Schechterle
Nov 19, 2018 • 22 min
Episode 101 Jason Schechterle is a First Class Father who is an Air Force Veteran and Former Police Officer from Phoenix Arizona. On March 26th 2001, a taxi cab traveling over 100mph smashed into his patrol car which exploded on impact. Miraculously Jason…
#100 Ed Mylett
Nov 16, 2018 • 28 min
Episode 100 Ed Mylett is a global keynote speaker on peak performance and is considered one the most inspiring speakers of our time. He is also the host of the critically acclaimed and top-rated podcast MAXOUT with Ed Mylett. Ed has been sought after, and…
HIGHLIGHTS OF 100
Nov 14, 2018 • 23 min
HIGHLIGHTS OF 100 is a Special Edition Podcast to celebrate the upcoming 100th Episode of First Class Fatherhood. I share some of the awesome advice given by high profile dads over the last 99 episodes. Thank you for listening and continuing to show…
#99 Ryan Michler
Nov 12, 2018 • 21 min
Episode 99 Ryan Michler is a husband, father, Iraqi Combat Veteran, and the Founder of Order of Man. Ryan grew up without a permanent father figure and has seen first-hand how a lack of strong, ambitious, self-sufficient men has impacted society today. He…
#98 Bedros Keuilian
Nov 9, 2018 • 30 min
Episode 98 Bedros Keuilian is a high performance coach, speaker, and business consultant. He’s the founder and CEO of Fit Body Boot Camp, a two time Inc. 5000 listed business and one of the nation’s fastest growing franchises, and an investor in over a…
#97 David Meltzer
Nov 7, 2018 • 25 min
Episode 97 David Meltzer is the Co-Founder and CEO of Sports 1 Marketing and S1Media House. He’s a two-time #1 best-selling author and has been named a Top 10 Keynote Speaker by Forbes and Entrepreneur. Marshall Goldsmith has recognized Dave as a Top 100…
#96 John James
Nov 5, 2018 • 17 min
Episode 96 John James is a husband, father, combat veteran and businessman. He is a pro-life, pro-Second Amendment, pro-business conservative who has demonstrated energetic leadership, clarity of vision and a passion for service from the battlefield to…
#95 Mike Ritland
Nov 2, 2018 • 36 min
Episode 95 Mike Ritland is a Former Navy SEAL, Best Selling Author, K-9 Training Expert & Host of ‘Mike Drop’ and he is my Guest on today’s podcast. After his military service, Mike founded Trikos International, which specializes in providing working K9s…
#94 Jeff Utsch
Oct 31, 2018 • 29 min
Episode 94 Jeff Utsch is my Guest on today’s podcast. Jeff has been teaching Navy SEALs how to swim for over 20 years. He graduated from University of Arizona in 1991 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Aerospace Engineering, where he also served as captain of…
#93 Brad Lea
Oct 29, 2018 • 16 min
Episode 93 BRAD LEA is my Guest on today’s Podcast. He is the Founder of Virtual Training. He is an Entrepreneur, Influencer, Sales Expert, Mentor and Best Selling Author. He also hosts a podcast called ‘Dropping Bombs’. Please enjoy this informative…
#92 Craig Sawyer
Oct 26, 2018 • 46 min
Episode 92 Craig Sawyer is a former Marine & Navy SEAL Team 6 Operator who founded Veterans 4 Child Rescue after his daughter was kidnaped and assaulted. He has taken up the fight against Child Sex Traffickers and our world is a safer and better place for…
#91 James A. DeMeo
Oct 24, 2018 • 18 min
Episode 91 James A. DeMeo is my Guest for today’s Episode. The First Class Father & Best Selling Author has nearly 28 years of experience in the security industry and is considered a foremost subject matter expert on event security. He is the Founder,…
#90 Robert Vera
Oct 22, 2018 • 37 min
Episode 90 Robert Vera the Best Selling Author of ‘A Warrior’s Faith’ is my guest for today’s Episode. Robert is also a talented Keynote Speaker and Transformation Expert. We have an open and awesome conversation about fatherhood and Robert talks about…
#89 Kim & Penn Holderness
Oct 19, 2018 • 24 min
Episode 89 Kim & Penn Holderness the First Class Parents of the Holderness Family join me on today’s Episode. Their music parody videos have been seen by millions of people around the world. They talk about how the viral videos have impacted their family,…
#88 Ted Rubin
Oct 17, 2018 • 30 min
Episode 88 Ted Rubin is my guest today. He is a First Class Father who is on a relentless journey to stay active in the lives of his two daughters after a nightmare divorce put a strain on their relationship. Ted is a leading Social Marketing Strategist,…
#87 Chris Salem
Oct 15, 2018 • 20 min
Episode 87 Chris Salem is a Business Leader, Advisor, Keynote Speaker, Prosperity Coach, First Class Father & Co-Founder of Empowered Fathers In Action and he is my guest for today’s Podcast. Chris shares his thoughts about Fatherhood and the importance…
#86 Josh Wolf
Oct 12, 2018 • 39 min
Episode 86 Josh Wolf is a First Class Father, an Actor, a Writer, a Stand Up Comedian and my guest on today’s Podcast. Josh shares some of his experiances as a Dad. He offers some valuable advice on raising kids today and he talks about his hilarious new…
NFL Hall Of Fame Collection
Oct 10, 2018 • 84 min
NFL Hall Of Fame Collection is a Special Edition Podcast where you can listen to all of my interviews with Grid Iron greats in one place! In this Awesome Collection you will hear my conversations about fatherhood with First Class Fathers: MORTEN ANDERSEN,…
#85 Chris Fields
Oct 8, 2018 • 23 min
Episode 85 Chris Fields the firefighter who was famously photographed carrying 1 year old Baylee Almon from the horrific scene following The Oklahoma City Bombing is my guest on todays podcast. He discusses how the event and photograph itself changed his…
#84 Lance Moore
Oct 5, 2018 • 21 min
Episode 84 Lance Moore who was recently inducted into the New Orleans Saints Hall Of Fame and wears a Super Bowl ring on his finger, joins me on today’s podcast. The First Class Father of 2 girls shares awesome details about how fatherhood has changed him…
#83 Jeff Giesea
Oct 3, 2018 • 22 min
Episode 83 Jeff Giesea joins me on the podcast. He is an entrepreneur and executive coach based in Washington D.C. He is here to talk about his journey to Fatherhood as a Gay Dad. Please enjoy! —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/alec-lace/support
#82 Willie Roaf
Oct 1, 2018 • 26 min
Episode 82 Willie Roaf the Legendary Hall of Fame Offensive Lineman and First Class Father stops by the podcast. He offers some awesome advice for all Dads. He talks about playing street ball as a kid, discipling children, how to choose the right college…
#81 Jay Dobyns
Sep 28, 2018 • 30 min
Episode 81 Jay Dobyns a former ATF Special Agent who went undercover to infiltrate the Hells Angels Motorcycle Gang is my guest on the podcast. His story is incredible and his NYT Best Selling Book is a must read. Please enjoy this interview and grab a…
#80 Victor Avila
Sep 26, 2018 • 25 min
Episode 80 Victor Avila is my guest for today’s podcast. He is a retired Homeland Security Special Agent with more than 18 years of Law Enforcement experiance. In February 2011, assassins from one of Mexico’s deadliest drug cartels ambushed him and his…
Navy SEAL Interview Collection Vol. 2
Sep 24, 2018 • 113 min
Navy SEAL Interview Collection Vol. 2 includes four frogman interviews and a Special Interview with Gold Star Parents of SEAL Team 6 operator Aaron Vaughn. I was humbled beyond words with the opportunity to speak with all of these guests and I put them…
#79 Jason Piccolo
Sep 21, 2018 • 18 min
Episode 79 Jason Piccolo a former ICE Supervisor and Special Agent stops by the podcast to talk about fatherhood and how becoming a whistleblower in 2015 by uncovering the release of thousands of children to criminals has changed him as a dad. He also…
#78 Deion Sanders
Sep 19, 2018 • 14 min
Episode 78 Deion Sanders the Hall of Fame NFL Legend and First Class Father is my guest on the podcast today. He has some awesome advice for all Dads. He shares his thoughts on Social Media, High School Athletes, how to help kids keep God first in their…
#77 Brent Gleeson
Sep 17, 2018 • 28 min
Episode 77 Brent Gleeson former Navy SEAL and Best Selling Author joins me on the podcast to talk about fatherhood and how his 10 principles of leading through change apply to being a dad. I hope you enjoy today’s interview and be sure to checkout his…
#76 Sean Matson
Sep 14, 2018 • 21 min
Episode 76 Sean Matson a former Navy SEAL and President of Strike Force Energy is today’s guest on the podcast. He has some great advice for Fathers who’d like to become entrepreneurs and start a business of their own. Please enjoy, share the podcast and…
#75 Brad Meltzer
Sep 12, 2018 • 26 min
Episode 75 Brad Meltzer the New York Times Best Selling Author & First Class Father stops by the podcast today to tell us about the latest installment of his awesome Childrens Book Series - I am Neil Armstrong. He talks about the importance of reading…
#74 Sean Parnell
Sep 11, 2018 • 29 min
Episode 74 Sean Parnell a former Army Airborne Ranger, First Class Father and Best Selling Author joins me on the podcast to tell me about his new novel MAN OF WAR. He also has some awesome advice for all fathers about a wide array of parenting issues. He…
#73 Ray ‘Cash’ Care
Sep 10, 2018 • 26 min
Episode 73 Ray ‘Cash’ Care a former Navy SEAL joins me on the podcast to talk about fatherhood. He has some awesome advice for all dads about how to spot trouble when walking with your family, he offers some excellent Heath & Fitness tips for the busy…
#72 Karen & Billy Vaughn
Sep 7, 2018 • 31 min
Episode 72 Karen & Billy Vaughn the Gold Star parents of fallen Navy SEAL Team Six Hero Aaron Vaughn who was killed in action on August 6, 2011 in Extortion 17. Karen & Billy talk about their son, give advice for parents today, discuss their books, tell…
#71 Kurt Warner
Sep 6, 2018 • 24 min
Episode 71 Kurt Warner a First Class Father and NFL Hall of Fame Quarterback stops by the podcast on Opening Day of the 2018 Season. He has some awesome advice for all fathers and he discusses some of the difficult issues facing most parents and shares…
#70 Remi Adeleke
Sep 5, 2018 • 28 min
Episode 70 Remi Adeleke a former Navy SEAL and popular actor joins me on the podcast to discuss his amazing journey from Nigeria, to the Bronx, to the SEAL Teams and then to the First Class Father he is today. He also is the author of a new book which…
#69 Rafa Conde
Aug 31, 2018 • 21 min
Episode 69 Rafa Conde a former Police Narcotics Officer, Hostage Negotiator, Close Quarters Combat Instructor & Host of the Man Of War Podcast, stops by First Class Fatherhood to talk about the drugs effecting our children, his opinion on legalizing…
#68 Summer Break
Aug 29, 2018 • 9 min
Episode 68 Summer Break is almost over and this summer was one of the most difficult times in my life. My wife and I stuggled severly in our marraige. Listen as I explain. Also a shoutout to some of my new monthly supporters and more future guest…
#67 Seyi Ajirotutu
Aug 27, 2018 • 22 min
Episode 67 Seyi Ajirotutu a former NFL Wide Receiver stops by the podcast to talk about his twin girls, life as an NFL dad, his opinion on the Players who are taking a knee during the National Anthem and his awesome new fitness product available at…
#66 Andre Reed
Aug 9, 2018 • 20 min
Episode 66 Andre Reed joins me on the podcast to talk about Fatherhood, his foundation https://andrereedfoundation.org and more. Also a major announcement on how you the listener can support First Class Fatherhood. Please show your support -…
#65 Morten Andersen
Aug 3, 2018 • 18 min
Episode 65 Morten Andersen NFL Hall of Famer kicker and First Class Father stops by to talk about life as an NFL dad and shares his thoughts on topics such as the National Anthem protests. He also discusses his Morten Andersen Family Foundation. —-…
#64 Mohammad Gulab
Jul 6, 2018 • 21 min
Episode 64 Mohammad Gulab the First Class Father who saved the Lone Survivor of Operation Red Wings, Navy SEAL Marcus Luttrell. Mohammad stops by the podcast along with his son Safi who is here to interpret the interview for us. Please help the Gulab…
#63 Denis Javier Varela Hernandez
Jun 25, 2018 • 24 min
Episode 63 Denis Javier Varela Hernandez the Father of the little girl pictures on the cover of Time Magazine with President Trump, joins me for an exclusive interview from Honduras to share his side of the story. My friend Frankie, also from Honduras…
#62 Trooper Ben
Jun 22, 2018 • 26 min
Episode 62 Trooper Ben of the Kansas Highway Patrol stops by the podcast to talk about Fatherhood and Driver Safety. Find him on Twitter @TrooperBenKHP Thank you for making First Class Fatherhood a #1 RANKED Podcast on Apple Podcasts Charts for Kids &…
#61 John Finch
Jun 21, 2018 • 22 min
Episode 61 John Finch a Best Selling author and film maker joins me on the podcast to talk about fatherhood. The Father Effect - https://www.thefathereffect.com Book - https://www.amazon.com/Father-Effect-Hope-Healing-Absence/dp/1478976861 DVD -…
#60 Zack Bush
Jun 20, 2018 • 18 min
Episode 60 Zack Bush is a Best Selling Children’s Book author of Made For Me. He’s also a First Class Father and Miami Night Club Owner. He joins me on today’s episode to talk about fatherhood and his journey to becoming a Best Selling author. Buy the…
#59 Taking Kids to the Ballgame
Jun 19, 2018 • 14 min
Episode 59 Taking Kids to the Ballgame is an awesome experiance but it can be a costly one. In this episode I talk about how I do it while saving some green. Thank you for making First Class Fatherhood a #1 RANKED Podcast on Apple Podcasts Charts for Kids…
#58 Miscarriage
Jun 18, 2018 • 14 min
Episode 58 Miscarriage is the topic of the day. It can have a major impact on marriage and shake your faith to the core. It’s a difficult subject to talk about so I’m talking about it. Unfortunately my wife and I have had far to much experience with it.…
#56 Hugo Torres
Jun 14, 2018 • 24 min
Episode 56 Hugo Torres is a First Class Father, fellow podcaster of Hugo’s Posts and a well know Blogger. He shares his experiances and offers advice on all things fatherhood. Find him: Anchor: https://anchor.fm/hugotorres ITunes…
#55 Kevin Madsen
Jun 13, 2018 • 27 min
Episode 55 Kevin Madsen the host of The Hey Dad Podcast stops by for an awesome conversation about fatherhood. He also shares the details of the Hey Dad Experiance desisigned to help Dads find new and creative activites to enjoy with your children. You…
Navy SEAL Interview Collection Vol. 1
Jun 8, 2018 • 106 min
Navy SEAL Collection - All 5 Navy SEAL Interviews from Navy SEAL Week are here in one awsome Podcast Episode. Please enjoy my Fatherhood Interviews with- Jason Redman 🇺🇸 Kevin & Lindsey Lacz 🇺🇸 Brandon Webb 🇺🇸 Eli Crane 🇺🇸 Rob O’Neill —- Support this…
#54 Rob O’Neill
Jun 1, 2018 • 18 min
Episode 53 Rob O’Neill stops by to cap off Navy SEAL week. He is widely recognized as the top tier operator who killed Osama Bin Laden. It is a great honor to have such an awesome First Class Father on the podcast. Thank you for making First Class…
#53 Eli Crane
May 31, 2018 • 17 min
Episode 53 Eli Crane the founder of Bottle Breacher and Former Navy SEAL stops by the podcast to chat about fatherhood and inspires us all. Thank you for making First Class Fatherhood a #1 RANKED Podcast on Apple Podcasts Charts for Kids & Family! Every…
#52 Brandon Webb
May 30, 2018 • 37 min
Episode 52 Brandon Webb is a divorced father of 3 who is a Best Selling Author and former Navy SEAL. I am honored to have him on the podcast. Please enjoy! Thank you for making First Class Fatherhood a #1 RANKED Podcast on Apple Podcasts Charts for Kids &…
#51 Kevin & Lindsey Lacz
May 29, 2018 • 17 min
Episode 51 Kevin & Lindsey Lacz join me on the podcast. Kevin is a former Navy SEAL, Best Selling Author and First Class Father. His wife Lindsey was kind enough to set this up. I hope you enjoy! Thank you for making First Class Fatherhood a #1 RANKED…
#50 Jason Redman
May 28, 2018 • 30 min
Episode 50 Jason Redman is a First Class Father and former Navy SEAL. I am honored to have him on the 50th Episode of First Class Fatherhood! He shares some insights on Fatherhood and delivers a wonderful tribute to our fallen Service Men & Women that…
Topic of the Day Collection vol. 1
May 25, 2018 • 46 min
Topic of the Day Collection vol. 1 - The top 6 downloaded topics include: Breastfeeding, Dinner Time Battles, Coaching your Kids, Gender Reveal, Doing Homework and Battle of Bedtime. —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/alec-lace/support
#3 Haircuts & Sick Kids
May 23, 2018 • 7 min
Episode #3 of First Class Fatherhood Haircuts & Sick Kids REMASTERED from original. —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/alec-lace/support
#7 Why Bring a Child into this World?
May 22, 2018 • 7 min
(Remastered) Episode #7 With everything going on in the world today, why would anyone want to bring a child into it? Thank you for making First Class Fatherhood a #1 RANKED Podcast on Apple Podcasts Charts for Kids & Family! Every Day is Father’s Day…
Interview Collection vol. 1
May 18, 2018 • 77 min
Interview Collection vol. 1 presents the six most downloaded interviewsbof First Class Fatherhood. 1. Ramon Dominguez 2. Lefty Williams 3. Jedlie 4. Carl Higbie 5. Dean Cain 6. Mrs. Lace —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/alec-lace/support
#49 Emergency Room Visits
May 15, 2018 • 10 min
Episode 49 Emergency Room Visits can be a scary experience. I share some of mine on the topic. Plus an special announcement. Enjoy! —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/alec-lace/support
#48 Parenting Without Parents
May 14, 2018 • 15 min
Episode 48 Parenting Without Parents is a difficult topic to talk about. Thats why I am talking about it. Thank you for making First Class Fatherhood a #1 RANKED Podcast on Apple Podcasts Charts for Kids & Family! Every Day is Father’s Day First Class…
#47 Dean Cain
May 11, 2018 • 26 min
Episode 47 Dean Cain delivers a powerful message about fatherhood all dads need to hear. Thank you for making First Class Fatherhood a #1 RANKED Podcast on Apple Podcasts Charts for Kids & Family! Every Day is Father’s Day First Class Fatherhood makes an…
#46 Princess Lace
May 10, 2018 • 7 min
Episode 46 Princess Lace joins the Podcast today as I continue to introduce my family. She will put a smile on your face. Enjoy. Thank you for making First Class Fatherhood a #1 RANKED Podcast on Apple Podcasts Charts for Kids & Family! Every Day is…
#45 Go Fishing With Kids
May 9, 2018 • 12 min
Episode 45 Go Fishing with Kids. As the seasons change so do our activities with the kids. Going Fishing with your kids is todays topic. Thank you for making First Class Fatherhood a #1 RANKED Podcast on Apple Podcasts Charts for Kids & Family! Every Day…
#44 The Public Restroom with Kids
May 8, 2018 • 11 min
Episode 44 Using the Public Restroom with Kids can be a challenge. Plus an update on the Children’s Book release. Thank you for making First Class Fatherhood a #1 RANKED Podcast on Apple Podcasts Charts for Kids & Family! Every Day is Father’s Day First…
#43 Checkmate Charlie
May 7, 2018 • 10 min
Episode 43 Interview with my oldest son Checkmate Charlie. He talks about his upcoming chess tournament. Plus the official launch date of my new Children’s Book. Thank you for making First Class Fatherhood a #1 RANKED Podcast on Apple Podcasts Charts for…
#42 Ramon Dominguez
May 4, 2018 • 13 min
Episode 42 Ramon Dominguez visits the podcast and shares some inspiring insights on Fatherhood and gives us his pick in this years Kentucky Derby! —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/alec-lace/support
#41 Luis Moro
May 3, 2018 • 16 min
Episode 41 Luis Moro professinal parent and historical film maker gives us some positive insight on Fatherhood. Thank you for making First Class Fatherhood a #1 RANKED Podcast on Apple Podcasts Charts for Kids & Family! Every Day is Father’s Day First…
#40 Lefty Williams
May 2, 2018 • 13 min
Episode 40 Lefty Williams stops by the podcast to give all of us Dads a little inspiration. His son C. J. Just killed it on Little Big Shots with Steve Harvey!! —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/alec-lace/support
#39 Video Games
May 1, 2018 • 12 min
Episode 39 Video Games are a difficult subject with most parents. How much time should they play? What games are ok? Thank you for making First Class Fatherhood a #1 RANKED Podcast on Apple Podcasts Charts for Kids & Family! Every Day is Father’s Day…
#38 The Battle of Bedtime
Apr 30, 2018 • 11 min
Episode 38 The Battle of Bedtime is all too real for some First Class Fathers. How do you get your children to sleep at bedtime? —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/alec-lace/support
#37 The Return of Mrs. Lace
Apr 27, 2018 • 13 min
Episode 37 The Return of Mrs. Lace. Back by popular demand and here to answer some of you questions. Plus another Awesome Guest Announcement. Thank you for making First Class Fatherhood a #1 RANKED Podcast on Apple Podcasts Charts for Kids & Family! Every…
#36 Doing Homework with Your Kids
Apr 26, 2018 • 11 min
Episode 36 Doing Homework with Your Kids. Plus a very SPECIAL GUEST ANNOUNCEMENT!! Thank you for making First Class Fatherhood a #1 RANKED Podcast on Apple Podcasts Charts for Kids & Family! Every Day is Father’s Day First Class Fatherhood makes an…
#35 Ricky Shetty the Daddy Blogger
Apr 25, 2018 • 14 min
Episode 35 Ricky Shetty the Daddy Blogger visits from Costa Rica. He is traveling across the world with his wife and 3 kids. Thank you for making First Class Fatherhood a #1 RANKED Podcast on Apple Podcasts Charts for Kids & Family! Every Day is Father’s…
#34 BlacKidMagic.com
Apr 24, 2018 • 10 min
Episode 34 Mother of three known as Miss Ginger creator of BlacKidMagic.com stops by to tell us about her Patreon Campaign and exactly what type of strong valued characters you can expect to see on her show. —- Support this podcast:…
#33 Interview with Carl Higbie
Apr 23, 2018 • 15 min
Episode 33 Interview with Carl Higbie, former Navy SEAL, author and hero stops by for a chat about Fatherhood, What time is a good time to introduce your children to guns and more! Thank you for making First Class Fatherhood a #1 RANKED Podcast on Apple…
#32 Introducing Mrs. Lace
Apr 20, 2018 • 12 min
Episode 32 A Conversation with Mrs. Lace Joning me on this Special Edition of First Class Fatherhood is the Love of my Life and amazing Mom to our 4 children. I’m happy to have her on the show for a few minutes. Thank you for making First Class Fatherhood…
#31 Taking Your Kids to the Movies
Apr 19, 2018 • 10 min
Episode 31 Taking Your Kids to the Movies can be fun, yet costly. Thank you for making First Class Fatherhood a #1 RANKED Podcast on Apple Podcasts Charts for Kids & Family! Every Day is Father’s Day First Class Fatherhood makes an excellent Free Father’s…
#30 Interview With Justin Worsham
Apr 18, 2018 • 15 min
Episode 30 Comedian & Podcasting host Justin Worsham stops by for an interview!! Thank you for making First Class Fatherhood a #1 RANKED Podcast on Apple Podcasts Charts for Kids & Family! Every Day is Father’s Day First Class Fatherhood makes an…
#29 Interview with Jedlie
Apr 17, 2018 • 14 min
Episode 29 Interview with Jedlie, Jed Doherty. Author of Real Magic and Host of the #1 Podcast Jedlie’s Reading with your Kids! Thank you for making First Class Fatherhood a #1 RANKED Podcast on Apple Podcasts Charts for Kids & Family! Every Day is…
#28 Daddio Interview with Steven Swink
Apr 16, 2018 • 10 min
Episode 28 Special Interview With Daddio co-founder and president Steven Swink. Learn about a great new website for dads coming to a city near you! Thank you for making First Class Fatherhood a #1 RANKED Podcast on Apple Podcasts Charts for Kids & Family!…
#27 Driving with Kids
Apr 13, 2018 • 10 min
Episode 27 Topic is Driving with kids. New Sponsor, Daddio, exciting new guests to announce. New appearances coming up and more!! Thank you for making First Class Fatherhood a #1 RANKED Podcast on Apple Podcasts Charts for Kids & Family! Every Day is…
#26 Interview with Sue Atkins
Apr 12, 2018 • 13 min
Episode 26 The Parenting Expert Sue Atkins stops by for an interview all the way from London! Thank you for making First Class Fatherhood a #1 RANKED Podcast on Apple Podcasts Charts for Kids & Family! Every Day is Father’s Day First Class Fatherhood…
#25 Coaching Your Kids
Apr 11, 2018 • 8 min
Episode 25 Spring sports are in play and we’re talking about Coaching your kids Thank you for making First Class Fatherhood a #1 RANKED Podcast on Apple Podcasts Charts for Kids & Family! Every Day is Father’s Day First Class Fatherhood makes an excellent…
#24 Playing Board Games
Apr 10, 2018 • 10 min
Episode 24 CONTEST WINNER IS ANNOUNCED + Playing Board games with your children Thank you for making First Class Fatherhood a #1 RANKED Podcast on Apple Podcasts Charts for Kids & Family! Every Day is Father’s Day First Class Fatherhood makes an excellent…
#23 Single, Divorced, Separated
Apr 9, 2018 • 12 min
Single, Divorced, Separated First Class Fathers are not forgoten. Author & Divorced Father Kennedy Bell joins the podcast to discuss single fatherhood. Plus #MondayMemories Thank you for making First Class Fatherhood a #1 RANKED Podcast on Apple Podcasts…
#22 Dinner Time Battles
Apr 6, 2018 • 12 min
Episode 22 Picky Eaters and Dinner Time Battles, also the last Contest Slogan finalist Thank you for making First Class Fatherhood a #1 RANKED Podcast on Apple Podcasts Charts for Kids & Family! Every Day is Father’s Day First Class Fatherhood makes an…
#21 Interview with Mike Ferry
Apr 5, 2018 • 13 min
Episode 21 Features an interview with author Mike Ferry, new closing Slogan, new sponsor and more! Thank you for making First Class Fatherhood a #1 RANKED Podcast on Apple Podcasts Charts for Kids & Family! Every Day is Father’s Day First Class Fatherhood…
#20 From G. I. Joe’s to Barbie Dolls
Apr 4, 2018 • 13 min
Big announcement for the 20th Episodoe! #WednesdayWisdom a New Campaign & Playing with Action figures from G. I. Joe’s to Barbies Thank you for making First Class Fatherhood a #1 RANKED Podcast on Apple Podcasts Charts for Kids & Family! Every Day is…
#19 Staying in Shape
Apr 3, 2018 • 11 min
Episode #19 Staying in Shape, Comtest Update, Climbing the Charts Thank you for making First Class Fatherhood a #1 RANKED Podcast on Apple Podcasts Charts for Kids & Family! Every Day is Father’s Day First Class Fatherhood makes an excellent Free Father’s…
#18 Breastfeeding
Apr 2, 2018 • 14 min
Episode #18 Contest Results, #MondayMemories, Breastfeeding Thank you for making First Class Fatherhood a #1 RANKED Podcast on Apple Podcasts Charts for Kids & Family! Every Day is Father’s Day First Class Fatherhood makes an excellent Free Father’s Day…
#17 Easter Bunny Egg Hunt
Mar 30, 2018 • 10 min
Episode 17 A new #FridayFeeling on Fatherhood, Easter Bunny Pics & Egg Hunts Thank you for making First Class Fatherhood a #1 RANKED Podcast on Apple Podcasts Charts for Kids & Family! Every Day is Father’s Day First Class Fatherhood makes an excellent…
#16 Gender Reveal
Mar 29, 2018 • 11 min
Episode #16 Do you want to find out the sex of the baby? Topic of the day is Gender Reveal!! Also update on the contest. Thank you for making First Class Fatherhood a #1 RANKED Podcast on Apple Podcasts Charts for Kids & Family! Every Day is Father’s Day…
#15 Reading to Your Children
Mar 28, 2018 • 10 min
Episode 15 - Reading to your children / #WednesdayWisdom Contest Update Thank you for making First Class Fatherhood a #1 RANKED Podcast on Apple Podcasts Charts for Kids & Family! Every Day is Father’s Day First Class Fatherhood makes an excellent Free…
#14 Interview with Eric Snow
Mar 27, 2018 • 14 min
Proud to present my First Guest on the Podcast! Eric Snow, President of the Watch D.O.G.S. + Info on the Contest Thank you for making First Class Fatherhood a #1 RANKED Podcast on Apple Podcasts Charts for Kids & Family! Every Day is Father’s Day First…
#13 Parent-Teacher Conference + A CONTEST!!
Mar 26, 2018 • 9 min
Episode #13 Exciting New Contest!! #MondayMemories and Your child’s First Parent-Teacher Conference! Thank you for making First Class Fatherhood a #1 RANKED Podcast on Apple Podcasts Charts for Kids & Family! Every Day is Father’s Day First Class…
#12 Waiting with Children
Mar 23, 2018 • 10 min
Episode #12 A new segment for Fridays, A new sponsor and the topic of the day Waiting with Children Thank you for making First Class Fatherhood a #1 RANKED Podcast on Apple Podcasts Charts for Kids & Family! Every Day is Father’s Day First Class…
Coming Soon
Mar 22, 2018 • 2 min
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#11 SNOWDAY
Mar 22, 2018 • 8 min
Episode 11 Kids are off and it’s a #Snowday Where are the shovel kids? Thank you for making First Class Fatherhood a #1 RANKED Podcast on Apple Podcasts Charts for Kids & Family! Every Day is Father’s Day First Class Fatherhood makes an excellent Free…
Coming Soon
Mar 21, 2018 • 0 min
Coming Soon- First Class Fatherhood —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/alec-lace/support
#10 Singing to your children
Mar 21, 2018 • 10 min
Episode #10 I talk about singing to my children and a Navy SEAL weighs in on the topic. Dont miss this one. Thank you for making First Class Fatherhood a #1 RANKED Podcast on Apple Podcasts Charts for Kids & Family! Every Day is Father’s Day First Class…
#9 The Play Date
Mar 20, 2018 • 7 min
Episode #9 Alec Is talking Pet Peeves and on the top of the list is The Play Date Thank you for making First Class Fatherhood a #1 RANKED Podcast on Apple Podcasts Charts for Kids & Family! Every Day is Father’s Day First Class Fatherhood makes an…
#1 Welcome all Fathers
Mar 6, 2018 • 15 min
Thank you for making First Class Fatherhood a #1 RANKED Podcast on Apple Podcasts Charts for Kids & Family! Every Day is Father’s Day First Class Fatherhood makes an excellent Free Father’s Day Gift for any Father Figure! Support - First Class Fatherhood…