Joseph Herrin – Lieutenant

Joseph Herrin

After graduating from Ware County High School in 1978, Lieutenant Joseph Herrin pursued a career at a local manufacturing facility until 1989, at which time he was self-employed in industrial mechanics. In 1991 he began his career at the Waycross Fire Department as a firefighter. During his early years at the Department he achieved National Professional Qualification Certificates in Fighter 1, Fighter 2, Fighter 3 and Hazmat. In 2001 he was promoted to Driver Engineer at which time he achieved other numerous certifications relating to the Fire Service. He was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant in 2004 and has excelled in state and national training certification.