The Home Base Nation Podcast features discussions on serving those who have served with Military and civilian leaders of a grateful nation

About The Team

Ron Hirschberg, MD


Dr. Ron Hirschberg hosts Home Base Nation Podcast and also serves as the Senior Director of Health and Wellness at Home Base.

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Lucy Little

Producer & Editor

Lucy Little serves as Producer and Editor of the Home Base Nation Podcast.

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Peter Smyth


Peter Smyth is the Chairman of the Home Base Nation Podcast and also serves as President of The Hundred Club of Mass., Inc., a organization that provides benefits to the surviving families of police officers and firefighters killed in the line-of-duty in Massachusetts.

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Advisory Board

  • Executive Director

    Brigadier General (Ret.) Jack Hammond

  • Chief Operating Officer

    Michael Allard

  • Senior Director of Outreach, Peer Support & Volunteers

    Bill Davidson


The views expressed by guests to the Home Base Nation are their own and their appearance on the program does not imply an endorsement of them or any entity they represent.  Views and opinions expressed by guests are those of the guests and do not necessarily reflect the view of the Massachusetts General Hospital, Home Base, the Red Sox Foundation or any of its officials.