AUSA’s Army Matters Podcast

Pursuing Meaning and Purpose

June 20, 2022

Let’s face it: Life is stressful. Life in the military perhaps even more so. Add a worldwide pandemic and it has become even more overwhelming. On this episode host Holly Dailey (along with co-hosts Maria McConville and Alexandra Grinston) talk to Chaplain (MG) Thomas Solhjem and COL Samuel Preston about the Army’s holistic health and fitness program, how Covid shines a spotlight on problems that already exist, and get some practical tips on what to do when life feels unmanageable. 

  • Guests: 

    • Chaplain (Major General) Thomas L. Solhjem, U.S. Army Chief of Chaplains
    • Colonel Samuel L. Preston, Chief, Behavioral Health Division Health Care Delivery, G-3/5/7, U.S. Army
  • Hosts: 
    • Holly Dailey, AUSA’s Director of Family Readiness 
    • Maria McConville, Spouse of the Chief of Staff of the Army
    • Alexandra Grinston, Spouse of the Sergeant Major of the Army



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