John Ryder

Email Address [email protected]

NJDFS Firefighter I, NJDFS Fire Instructor I & II, NJDFS IMS Level I, II
NJDFS Haz-Mat Awareness
NJDFS Haz-Mat Operations
NJDFS Haz-Mat On-scene. Commander, NJDFS SCBA / Smoke House Instructor, NJDFS Live Burn Instructor, NJDFS Fire Officer 1 & 2, NJDSF Fire Inspector, Haz-Mat Technician / Specialist, NJ Emergency Medical Technician, National Child Safety Seat Technician

Other Membership
John is a Sheriff Officer in Gloucester County and is assigned to the transportation unit and County CBRNE Team as a Haz-Mat Technician. He also served in the United States Coast Guard and is a Desert Storm Veteran. John is also a Judge with the NJ State Fire Chiefs Parade Judges Association.

Service Awards
Distinguished Service Medal, Meritorious Service Medal, Life Member Award, Firefighter Achievement Award, Fire Instructor Achievement Award, Fire Officer Achievement Award, Fire Officer Achievement Award, (3) Unit Citations, EMT Achievement Award, NJ General Assembly Citation (3), NJ Meritorius Service Medal

Positions Held
Held the following positions for the Grenloch Fire Company, Treasurer, President, Safety Officer, Lieutenant, Captain and Company Chief.
Fire Commissioner for the Washington Twp Fire District.
Vice President and President of the Washington Twp Fireman’s Assoc.
Vice President and President of the Washington Township Relief Association

He is married and has a daughter