Featured Member of the Week: Joe Pilkerton
What inspired you to become a Volunteer? My parents from hanging around the Firehouse when I was a kid.
What is your most memorable moment since becoming a member? Every call is memorable so I have no particular moment.
What full job do you have besides the fire department? I own JT’s Fire Extinguisher Service and retired A.A. County Engineman.
What training do you have and what training do you plan on getting in the future? FF1, FF2, EMT-B, FADO, Fire Officer 1, Haz-Mat, Rescue Tech, Truck Company Ops 1 & 2.
How many hours per week do you spend volunteering? Average of 20 hrs per week.
Are you a responder or administrative member? Responding member.
How long have you been a volunteer with Woodland Beach? Been in the fire service for 48 years.
What else do you enjoy doing in your spare time? Boating and hanging out with friends, any activities on the water.