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Sword and Shield Podcast

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Sword and Shield is a podcast developed by the 960th Cyberspace Wing, which is the only cyberspace wing in Air Force Reserve Command. Topics are dedicated to the latest events and happenings in the unit, along with insight, knowledge, mentorship and some fun. Any questions, comments or concerns should be directed to the 960th CW Public Affairs office at 960cw.pa.pa@us.af.mil.

Sword and Shield is a podcast developed by the 960th Cyberspace Wing, which is the only cyberspace wing in Air Force Reserve Command. Topics are dedicated to the latest events and happenings in the unit, along with insight, knowledge, mentorship and some fun. Any questions, comments or concerns should be directed to the 960th CW Public Affairs office at 960cw.pa.pa@us.af.mil.

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United States

Description:

Sword and Shield is a podcast developed by the 960th Cyberspace Wing, which is the only cyberspace wing in Air Force Reserve Command. Topics are dedicated to the latest events and happenings in the unit, along with insight, knowledge, mentorship and some fun. Any questions, comments or concerns should be directed to the 960th CW Public Affairs office at 960cw.pa.pa@us.af.mil.

Twitter:

@960Cw

Language:

English


Episodes

Episode 38: Cultural Diversity and Mental Health

3/1/2021
Frances Martinez, 960th Cyberspace Wing Director of Psychological Health, speaks with Melody Montano, San Antonio Counseling and Behavioral Center, about how cultural diversities effect mental health Feb. 25, 2021, at Joint Base San Antonio-Chapman Training Annex, Texas. (U.S. Air Force audio by Samantha Mathison) Support the show (https://www.960cyber.afrc.af.mil)

Duration:00:27:07

Episode 36: Touch-point Leadership

2/28/2021
Col. Richard Erredge, 960th Cyberspace Wing commander, and Chief Master Sgt. Christopher Howard, 960th Cyberspace Operations Group superintendent, talk about touch-point leadership and its positive effects Feb. 4, 2021, at Joint Base San Antonio-Chapman Training Annex, Texas. (U.S. Air Force audio by Samantha Mathison) Support the show (https://www.960cyber.afrc.af.mil)

Duration:00:25:17

Episode 37: We're in this together

2/28/2021
Col. Richard Erredge, 960th Cyberspace Wing commander, and Chief Master Sgt. Christopher Howard, 960th Cyberspace Operations Group superintendent, discuss recent stressors and offer their perspectives on coping Feb. 21, 2021, at Joint Base San Antonio-Chapman Training Annex, Texas. (U.S. Air Force audio by Samantha Mathison) Support the show (https://www.960cyber.afrc.af.mil)

Duration:00:29:32

Episode 35: Command chief's farewell

2/8/2021
Chief Master Sgts. Brian Bischoff, 960th Cyberspace Wing command chief, and Christopher Howard, 960th Cyberspace Operations Group superintendent, discuss Bischoff's time as the first AFRC cyberspace wing command chief as he offers parting words of wisdom Jan. 31, 2021, at Joint Base San Antonio-Chapman Training Annex, Texas. (U.S. Air Force audio by Samantha Mathison) Support the show (https://www.960cyber.afrc.af.mil)

Duration:00:24:23

Episode 34: Innovation Culture and Leadership

2/1/2021
Col. Richard Erredge, 960th Cyberspace Wing commander, speaks with Brig. Gen. Bradley Pyburn, 16th Air Force (Air Forces Cyber) deputy commander, about innovation culture and leadership Jan. 25, 2021, at Joint Base San Antonio-Chapman Training Annex, Texas. (U.S. Air Force audio by Samantha Mathison) Support the show (https://www.960cyber.afrc.af.mil)

Duration:00:26:33

Episode 31: Let's talk about human trafficking

1/31/2021
Frances Martinez, 960th Cyberspace Wing Director of Psychological Health, talks with Joana Licon and Jasmine Chavira from the city of San Antonio Rape Crisis Center about human trafficking Jan. 7, 2021, at Joint Base San Antonio-Chapman Training Annex, Texas. (U.S. Air Force audio by Samantha Mathison) Support the show (https://www.960cyber.afrc.af.mil)

Duration:00:18:56

Episode 32: Unit Cohesion and Trust

1/31/2021
Col. Richard Erredge, 960th Cyberspace Wing commander, and Chief Master Sgt. Christopher Howard, 960th Cyberspace Operations Group superintendent, have an in-depth discussion on trust and how it ties into unit cohesion Jan. 14, 2021, at Joint Base San Antonio-Chapman Training Annex, Texas. (U.S. Air Force audio by Samantha Mathison) Support the show (https://www.960cyber.afrc.af.mil)

Duration:00:28:06

Episode 33: It's a big cyber world out there

1/31/2021
Col. Richard Erredge, 960th Cyberspace Wing commander, and Chief Master Sgt. Christopher Howard, 960th Cyberspace Operations Group superintendent, discuss cyber Airmen's role in defensive cyber operations in the Air Force Reserve Jan. 21, 2021, at Joint Base San Antonio-Chapman Training Annex, Texas. (U.S. Air Force audio by Samantha Mathison) Support the show (https://www.960cyber.afrc.af.mil)

Duration:00:27:43

Episode 30: It's a new year for the wing!

1/4/2021
Col. Richard Erredge, 960th Cyberspace Wing commander, and Chief Master Sgt. Christopher Howard, 960th Cyberspace Operations Group superintendent, discuss what 2021 holds in store for the wing Dec. 22, 2020, at Joint Base San Antonio-Chapman Training Annex, Texas. (U.S. Air Force audio by Samantha Mathison Support the show (https://www.960cyber.afrc.af.mil)

Duration:00:31:11

Episode 29: Strategic Alignment

12/28/2020
Col. Richard Erredge, 960th Cyberspace Wing commander, talks with Mr. Bud Boehnke, 960th CW continuous process improvement program manager, about the wing's strategic alignment Dec. 17, 2020, at Joint Base San Antonio-Chapman Training Annex, Texas. (U.S. Air Force audio by Samantha Mathison) Support the show (https://www.960cyber.afrc.af.mil)

Duration:00:27:40

Episode 27: Accelerate change or lose

12/28/2020
Col. Richard Erredge, 960th Cyberspace Wing commander, and Chief Master Sgt. Christopher Howard, 960th Cyberspace Operations Group superintendent, discuss the Accelerate Change or Lose initiative and how it applies to the wing Dec. 11, 2020, at Joint Base San Antonio-Chapman Training Annex, Texas. (U.S. Air Force audio by Samantha Mathison) Support the show (https://www.960cyber.afrc.af.mil)

Duration:00:28:25

Episode 28: Holiday Blues

12/28/2020
Frances Martinez, 960th Cyberspace Wing Director of Psychological Health, speaks with Yendi Cardenas, a licensed clinical social worker in the Travis Air Force Base, Calif., Mental Health Clinic, over the phone about holiday blues and ways to manage and overcome it Dec. 9, 2020, Joint Base San Antonio-Chapman Training Annex, Texas. (U.S. Air Force audio by Samantha Mathison) Support the show (https://www.960cyber.afrc.af.mil)

Duration:00:19:21

Episode 26: Wing year in review

12/13/2020
Col. Richard Erredge, 960th Cyberspace Wing commander, and Chief Master Sgt. Brian Bischoff, 960th CW command chief, discuss events over the past year and their impacts on the wing Dec. 6, 2020, Joint Base San Antonio-Chapman Training Annex, Texas. (U.S. Air Force audio by Samantha Mathison) Support the show (https://www.960cyber.afrc.af.mil)

Duration:00:25:12

Episode 25: The commander's inspection program

11/30/2020
Col. Richard Erredge, 960th Cyberspace Wing commander, and Master Sgt. Reggan Greene, 960th CW Inspector General superintendent, discuss the commander's inspection program and what it entails Nov. 9, 2020, at Joint Base San Antonio-Chapman Training Annex, Texas. (U.S. Air Force audio by Samantha Mathison) Support the show (https://www.960cyber.afrc.af.mil)

Duration:00:24:00

Episode 22: The importance of R-EDP and MyVector

11/29/2020
Chief Master Sgt. Christopher Howard, 960th Cyberspace Operations Group superintendent at Joint Base San Antonio-Chapman Training Annex, Texas, speaks with Chief Master Sgt. Billie Baber, Air Reserve Personnel Center command chief at Buckley Air Force Base, Colo., about the importance of the Reserve Enlisted Development Plans and MyVector Oct. 23, 2020. (U.S. Air Force audio by Samantha Mathison) Support the show (https://www.960cyber.afrc.af.mil)

Duration:00:31:16

Episode 23: Mental health crisis intervention

11/29/2020
Frances Martinez, 960th Cyberspace Wing Director of Psychological Health, discusses suicide and mental health with Ernie Stevens, a police officer who works in the San Antonio Police Department Mental Health Crisis Unit, Oct. 29, 2020, at Joint Base San Antonio-Chapman Training Annex, Texas. (U.S. Air Force audio by Samantha Mathison) Support the show (https://www.960cyber.afrc.af.mil)

Duration:00:23:32

Episode 24: Cyberspace and Space Force

11/29/2020
Chief Master Sgt. Christopher Howard, 960th Cyberspace Operations Group superintendent, and Maj. Jeremy Leader, 50th Network Warfare Squadron commander, talk about the Space Force and Leader's civilian role in helping to shape the new service Nov. 8, 2020, Joint Base San Antonio-Chapman Training Annex, Texas. (U.S. Air Force audio by Samantha Mathison) Support the show (https://www.960cyber.afrc.af.mil)

Duration:00:26:43

Episode 21: Social media engagement

11/2/2020
Col. Richard Erredge, 960th Cyberspace Wing commander, and Chief Master Sgt. Christopher Howard, 960th Cyberspace Operations Group superintendent, speak with Samantha Mathison, 960th CW Public Affairs, about social media engagement Oct. 28, 2020, Joint Base San Antonio-Chapman Training Annex, Texas. (U.S. Air Force audio by Samantha Mathison) Support the show (https://www.960cyber.afrc.af.mil)

Duration:00:28:39

Episode 18: How to commission in the 960th CW

11/1/2020
Chief Master Sgt. Christopher Howard 960th Cyberspace Operations Group superintendent, talks with Capt. Nicholas Nava and 2nd Lt. Adriene Anderson from the 426th Network Warfare Squadron about the 960th Cyberspace Wing commissioning process Aug. 20, 2020, at Joint Base San Antonio-Chapman Training Annex, Texas. (U.S. Air Force audio by Samantha Mathison) Support the show (https://www.960cyber.afrc.af.mil)

Duration:00:28:28

Episode 19: Domestic Violence Awareness Month

11/1/2020
Frances Martinez, 960th Cyberspace Wing director of psychological health, discusses domestic violence Oct. 7, 2020, with Mr. Steve Mayfield, violence prevention integrator at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas. (U.S. Air Force audio by Samantha Mathison) Support the show (https://www.960cyber.afrc.af.mil)

Duration:00:22:34