John Hayowyk Jr. has been in the fire service for over 25 years. He is currently a Captain for the City of Passaic FD in NJ assigned to Ladder 2. John is also a NJ Certified Level 2 Fire Service Instructor and teaches at a Public Safety Training Academy. He also heads up the Training Division for the Roxbury Twp. Volunteer Fire Dept. John is an active Fire Inspector & Arson Investigator and maintains his EMT certification.
He has been part of an extremely successful grant writing team since 2007. The team has received over 3 million dollars in grant money. The awarded grants have been from local, state, and federal agencies as well as from private sector businesses. John has undertaken the task of developing & reviewing policies & procedures for several fire departments.
John most recently has become one of the New Jersey Advocates for the Nation Fallen Firefighters Foundation.