David AustAust, DavidFirefighter

Joined Fire Service in 1978, left in 1993 and rejoined in 2015

I volunteer as I was a firefighter here before and enjoy being an active member of the community


Baertschi, E. Jeffrey Interior Firefighter/ EMT/ Diver

Chief 2004-2016

Assistant Chief 1996-2003

I volunteer because somebody has to do it – but in truth, I really enjoy the fire service and helping my community. 


Baertschi, MackenzieInterior Firefighter

Joined Fire Service in 2011
I volunteer as the firehouse has been a part of my life since I was born and I wanted to follow in my Dad’s footsteps in helping the community


Bielak, GerardInterior Firefighter

Joined Fire Service in 2016
I am a volunteer because it is time to give back to the community


Callahan, P. J. Interior Firefighter/ EMT

 


Carr, Edward P. Jr.Interior Firefighter/ Chief

Joined Fire Service in 1982
Captain 1983-84, 1987 and various offices over 30 years including Assistant Chief positions, Director, and Treasurer
Neil Schoonover Award 1992, 1993, 2011


Cowles. Frank WaiteFirefighter

Joined Fire Service in 1971
Chief 1986 and various offices over 40 years including Assistant Chief positions, Financial Secretary and Director.
Service Award 1983
I volunteer because I’m concerned and want to help!


Crandall, Chris Firefighter

 


Davies, DanielInterior Firefighter/ EMT/ Diver

Joined Fire Service in 1989
Chief 1997-1999 and Assistant Chief positions 1994 to 2016
Firefighter of the Year Award 1994, 1999
I volunteer because I love giving back to my community and I love the camaraderie of the firefighters.


DeNardo, FrankInterior Firefighter/ Second Assistant Chief

Joined Fire Service in 2003
Board of Directors 2015 to present
I volunteer because I was asked to join this great company


DiBella, KirstieInterior Firefighter/ EMT/ Diver

Joined Fire Service in 2009
NQVFC Secretary 2014 to present
I volunteer because I want to help the people in my community


Donegan, Evan Interior Firefighter/ Third Assistant Chief

Joined Fire Service in 1998


Dutcher, Karl RobertFirefighter

Joined Fire Service in 2008
I volunteer because I would want someone to help my family if they were in need so, in turn, it is only right to do my part to help others in need - KARMA


Fischer, Howard W, Jr.Interior Firefighter

Joined Fire Service in 1966
Former Chief, Assistant Chief, Board Secretary, various Committee Chairs and Chairman of the Warren County Chiefs and Officers.


Fischer, Lawrence R.Interior Firefighter/ Vice President

Joined Fire Service in 1972
Chief 1980-84, 1987, 1991-93, Assistant Chief positions 1978 -94
Firefighter of the Year Award 1985, 1994


France, GregoryInterior Firefighter/ First Assistant Chief/ Diver

Joined Fire Service in 2003
4th Assistant Chief 2005 - 2016
I volunteer because I am dedicated to helping people in need of assistance. I love being part of the firefighter brotherhood.


Fraser, PeterFirefighter

 


Fraser, ScottFirefighter/ Fire Police Officer

 


Fuller, John W.Firefighter/ EMT

Joined the Fire Service in 2010
I am a volunteer because of my past training in the military and the City of Los Angeles. The desire to help others.


Galle. Frank, Sr.Firefighter/ Fire Police Officer

Joined Fire Service in 1990
NQFSC Vice President, Fire Police Captain 1991-96, , HVVFA
President 1997-98, Warren County Chiefs & Officers 1999-2000.
Firefighter of the Year Award 2011
I volunteer because I enjoy the fellowship and that I am serving the needs of my community and the surrounding areas


Halliday, HalInterior Firefighter

Joined Fire Service in 1973
Former Assistant Chief, Secretary and President of the Board of Directors
I volunteer as I really enjoy helping people and the brotherhood of the fire service is like no other. I’m proud to have my two sons Jason and Jonathan as brother firefighters and my wife Lynn is also a member of the Ladies Auxiliary.


Halliday, JasonInterior Firefighter

Joined Fire Service in 1990
I volunteer because my Father has been a volunteer as long as I can remember. I also enjoy giving back to the community


Halliday, JonFirefighter

Joined Fire Service in 2003
I volunteer because I like to help others and the community and have learned good working skills with the trucks.


Hodgkins, John L.Firefighter/ Treasurer

Joined Fire Service in 2008
Firefighter of the Year Award 2014
I volunteer because; Camaraderie. Service to the community. Duty


Howlett, John S.Firefighter/ Fire Police Captain/ Secretary

Joined Fire Service in 2014
Former NQFSC Secretary.
By-Law Committee, Office Committee
Firefighter of the Year Award 2015
I volunteer because I want to be a contributing member of the community, to learn many new skills and to be a part of the tremendous firefighter brotherhood


Jarosz, John Interior Firefighter

 


Johnson, Eli Firefighter Trainee

 


Kraft, RayFirefighter

 


Kurans, Roger Interior Firefighter

 


Labourr, John B.Firefighter/ President

Joined Fire Service in 1987
Vice President 1987, President 1998-99, 2012 - present
I volunteer because I enjoy the comradeship and feel a sense of pride in volunteerism.


Mahony, ToddFirefighter

Joined the Fire Service in 2002
Firefighter of the Year Award 2005
I volunteer because my son was working in New York City on 9/11/01.
Although he was not injured, I didn’t know how to help and that sucked. Now I am part of a trained team of volunteers that are a first line of support in any emergency situation.


McKinney, FredFirefighter/ EMT/ Diver

 


Mooney, James W. Jr.Interior Firefighter/ Diver

Joined the Fire Service in 2005
I volunteer because I want to be there for my community 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for friends and strangers alike in there time of need


Nonni, Robert G.Firefighter/ Fire Police Officer

Joined Fire Service in 2012
I volunteer because I want to be of service when there are emergencies and people in need of help


Nowak, Jordan Firefighter Trainee

 


Pike, Lee Firefighter/ Director

Joined Fire Service in 2004
Truck Foreman 2015 - present
Firefighter of the Year Award 2006
I volunteer because of community service and general camaraderie.


Saroff, Hahnah Firefighter

 


Schonewolf, Paul F.Firefighter/ Fire Police Officer

Joined Fire Service in 1962
Director 0000-2015, Niskayuna Fire Commissioner 1975-1995,
Niskayuna Secretary/Treasurer/VP/President 1970-85
NYS Association of Fire Chiefs Director/President 1994-2004
I volunteer because I like it – it is satisfying to help others


Schoonover, James Neal Jr.Firefighter

Joined the Fire Service in 1949 (Junior Squirts) and 1954
Assistant Chief 1962-1970, 1976-77; Chief 1971-1974; Director 1970-2014
Honorary Fireman Award 1982
I volunteer because I (want) to promote community service and join a great group of guys.


Schoonover, James Neal IIIInterior Firefighter

 


Shahay, John Firefighter/ Chaplin

 


Smith, Peter N.Firefighter/ Fourth Assistant Chief

Joined Fire Service in 1965
Treasurer 2006-07; NQFSC Treasurer 2008-present
Firefighter of the Year Award 2003
I volunteer because I’m happy to give back through community service.


Smith, Russell W.Interior Firefighter/ Director

Joined Fire Service in 1985
Former 3rd Assistant Chief and Captain
I volunteer because I started in the junior program and am proud to be part of an organization with the integrity of NQVFC.


Wilcox, DaveFirefighter/ Fire Police Officer/ Director

Joined Fire Service in 2013
Budget Committee, Office Committee
I volunteer because upon retirement I was looking for comradery, the opportunity to provide service to the community, to continue learning, to contribute my knowledge and skills to benefit the Fire Company, and to drive big trucks.