Episode from the podcastHer Brotherhood

Fire, Loss, Recovery & Team Rubicon with Lauren Bird

Released Wednesday, 16th October 2019
Good episode? Give it some love!
I had the honor of speaking with Lauren Metzger Bird from Central New Jersey and recently relocated to the greater Houston Area. Lauren shared stories of how she got into the fire service, motherhood, brotherhood, struggling with addiction and the loss of her firefighting father who died in a suspicious fire in his own home. 

Her most recent source of pride is what she is achieving volunteering for Team Rubicon in the wake of our nations natural disasters. 

Here are a few of her highlights:
-Firefighter/EMT/911 Dispatcher/Logistics Specialist (throughout my years of service) 
-In the Emergency Services field since 1999
-Www.teamrubiconusa.org (Disaster Response non profit staffed by volunteer military veterans and first responders 100,000 strong responding world wide - new applicants always welcome - free training, free airfare for response and trainings beyond 450 miles of your home - camaraderie - ability to reinvent yourself and find purpose) 
-Laurbird81@gmail.com 609-613-0026 for anyone wanting to reach out for sisterhood, confidence, drug or alcohol discussion or non professional advise & resources for firefighter education and mental health services or questions 
-"Everything happens for a reason"
-"Every new beginning comes from some other beginnings end"
-"Tell me I can't and watch me do it twice"
-"You are never alone in your thoughts, in your feelings, in your emotions...Reach Out"

Buzzsprout - Let's get your podcast launched!
Start for FREE

Disclaimer: This post contains affiliate links. If you make a purchase, I may receive a commission at no extra cost to you.
Support the show (https://www.paypal.com/paypalme/herbrotherhood)

Creators & Guests

We don't know anything about the creators of this episode yet. You can add them yourself so they can be credited for this and other podcasts.

Episode Reviews

This episode hasn't been reviewed yet. You can add a review to show others what you thought.

This podcast, its content, and its artwork are not owned by, affiliated with, or endorsed by Podchaser.
Rate Episode

Share This Episode

Recommendation sent

Join Podchaser to...

  • Rate podcasts and episodes
  • Follow podcasts and creators
  • Create podcast and episode lists
  • & much more

Moderator Stats

Podcast ID

Episode Details

55m 39s
Episode Type

Episode Tags

Do you host or manage this podcast?
Claim and edit this page to your liking.