Staff 2018

Administration 

President  


Nicole Wartel
201-991-6060 ext 205 
nwartel@naves1972.org

Nicole Wartel has been a member of NAVES since 2014 and has previously served as Vice President and trustee as well as being a crew chief. Nicole is also a Registered Nurse as well as being an EMT.








Vice President               
Michele Connor
201-991-6060 ext 205
mconnor@naves1972.org

Michele has been a member of NAVES since 2011 and has previously served as a squad trustee, Michele enjoys being and EMT and helping those in the community. 








Treasurer
Andrew Tomaszeski

201-991-6060 ext 204
atomaszeski@naves1972.org

Andrew has been a member of NAVES since 2008 and has served as the treasure for many years, he has also served the squad as an operations crew chief and financial secretary.








Secretary
Matthew Miller
201-991-6060 ext 203
mmiller@naves1972.org

Matthew Miller has been a NAVES member since 2014, Matthew has been serving on the executive board as the squad Secretary for the last year and was just reelected to another 2 year term. Matt is a professional Fire Fighter for the township of Kearny.






Trustee
Melanie Bendezu
201-991-6060 ext 203
mbendezu@naves1972.org

Melanie has been a member of NAVES since 2015 and was recently elected to the trustee position she looks forward to serving the squad in her new position and continues to serve as an EMT to the township residents  






Trustee
Frankie Huscha
201-991-6060 ext 203
fhuscha@naves1972.org

Frankie has been a member of NAVES since 2015, Frankie loves being an EMT and helping people and looks forward to serving as squad trustee. 








Operations Staff

Captain
  
Christopher Imbrenda  
201-991-6060 ext 202 
cimbrenda@naves1972.org

Chris has been a member of NAVES since 2006 and is a life member of the squad. He is also an american heart association CPR instructor, and teaches Defensive Driving as well as CEVO - Coaching the emergency vehicle operator. Chris has previously severed the squad as the Treasure for 4 years and an Operations Lieutenant for 6 years. Chris loves being a member of the squad and volunteering with his second family his fellow squad members. Chris came from and information technology background and uses those skills to help build and run the squad website, as well as the members only intranet system and serves as the squads administrator for the electronic patient care system. Chris also serves as a member of Bergen county EMS special operations group and is trained in rescue task force as well as confined space awareness, HAZMAT operations, CBRNE operations, Incident Command & Staging area management. Chris was honored as EMT of the year in 2007 and looks forward to continue to server the borough residents as an EMT & Captain 
Lieutenant
George McDermott
201-991-6060
 ext 202




gmcdermott@naves1972.org

George has been a member of NAVES since 1991 and is a life member of the squad. Celebrating 25 years of volunteer ems service to the community. George has previously served the squad as President, Vice President, Treasure, Secretary, Lieutenant and Captain. George is also a volunteer Fire Fighter for the borough of North Arlington. George Also serves on the Board of Health and is the President and serves on the Board of Education, George is also the chair man of the municipal alliance. George is also and American Heart Association CPR instructor. George has been honored as EMT of the year in 2002, and also as Fire Fighter of the Year. George is one of the longest actively riding members of the squad.


   
Lieutenant
Joseph Miller
201-991-6060 ext 202
jmiller@naves1972.org

Joseph Miller joined The North Arlington Volunteer Emergency Squad in August of  2014. He completed EMT school and obtained his state certification at the age of 17. He is dedicated and always willing to help others which are both qualities needed in EMS. He has served as the supply officer and a Trustee for the squad, currently appointed to Lieutenant in 2017 and recently became and American Heart Association CPR instructor. Joe loves being involved and hopes his dedication is able to benefit the community. His future aspirations is to become a paramedic, Joe was honored as EMT of the year in 2016.




Lieutenant 
Nicole Pinho
201-991-6060
 ext 202




npinho@naves1972.org

Nicole has been a member of NAVES since 2014 and has previously served as Crew Chief as well as the squad secretary and Vice President. Nicole was name citizen of the year for 2016 by Mayor Joseph Bianchi for her tremendous efforts in volunteering, Nicole is also a member of the North Arlington CERT team (community emergency response team). Nicole is now overseeing operations of the squads bike team as biking and playing soccer are some of her favorite past time activities. Nicole is also a registered Nurse.




Training Officer
Brandon Engracia
201-991-6060
 ext 202




bengracia@naves1972.org

Brandon has been a member of NAVES since 2016 and is currently serving as the squad training officer, he also serves as a crew chief and previously as the squad operations assistant. Brandon loves being an EMT and also volunteers for Verona First Aide Squad.







Hipaa Compliance & Privacy Officer 
James Sackerman
201-991-6060 
ext 206




jsackerman@naves1972.org

James has been a member of NAVES since 2003 and is currently serving as the squad Hipaa Compliance & Privacy Officer. James is a life member of NAVES and was names EMT of the year in 2010, James has previously served the squad as a crew chief and operations Lieutenant. James is a trained rescue technician and Rescue task force trained.