Leadership

Association

Scott Faluotico

Vice President

Joe Abrusci

Kevin Dolan

Assistant Treasurer

Tano Giacchino

Erik Johanssen

Assistant Personnel

Sean Dolan

Mayra Garcia

Trustees: 

  • Kathy Detoro
  • Frank Zeller
  • Melissa Widzemok

Chaplain

Bruce Gallagher has served 32 years on Flanders. He spent 21 years holding each officer position on the EMS division, and now puts a focus on the well being of our crews through any difficult times we encounter in our careers.

Chaplain

Ken Vanderwall is a new addition to our department. As chaplain though, Ken has served on countless other departments to help them through their emergencies as well and will bring a whole new sight to help our responders over the coming years.

fire division

Tyler Wargo has held the rank of Chief for the past 4 years in Flanders. Additionally he has over 20 years of firefighting experience to back his leadership role. He has held every rank in the department and has proven to be a valuable asset to keeping our department up to date on training and equipment.

Entering his 34th year as a volunteer firefighter, Mike McDermott has held every position in the fire service. He has held chief positions with Flanders since 2005.

Having over 30 years in the fire service, Frank Zeller has brought endless knowledge of the fire service to the department. His experiences and determination to help others has shown greatly in the ways other firefighters do their jobs everyday because of his help and teaching.

Greg Widzemok has more than 15 years with Flanders Fire and has held roles all the way up to Department Chief. Greg’s current role as fire division captain puts him in charge of training. Greg’s experience greatly helps everyone’s ability to work as a team and better themselves as firefighters in today’s society.

Phil Brown has 8 years in the fire service, originating in Budd Lake, NJ as a junior member at the age of 16. He is currently in his 3rd year as lieutenant at Flanders and is always challenging new and old members to test their skills, and learn some new ones along the way.

Jim Staszak has over 10 years in the fire service originating in the Rockaway, NJ area. His knowledge from his previous department has helped himself moving to Flanders and continues to help excel our current members forward in an ever-changing atmosphere.

EMS Division

Starting his firefighting and EMS career in the Roxbury, NJ area, Todd Summer brings 20 years to the department in experience and certifications. Todd has held many years as an officer both on the Fire Division side, and now the EMS side serving his first year as Captain.

Megan Pfefferkorn has over 5 years in the emergency medical field. Her knowledge of EMS and now as an officer prove a great asset to our department and community through each drill and emergency scene we encounter as a department.

Josh Heyman joined Flanders as a junior member. He quickly trained to be an EMT and Firefighter for the department. He has spent the last 2 years as EMS lieutenant and has assisted in many functions to better our members and the EMS division.

Alec Staszak was a junior for 2 years and trained as a firefighter before obtaining his EMT. Alec has had many years in the EMS world to help out the department and in his first year as lieutenant, will have a lot of time to push our EMT’s to better themselves.