Chaplain Joseph Anthony LaCognata has been with the Marion County Fire Rescue department for nearly 5 years. During the past five years, Chaplain Joe has made a tremendous impact on both the community and our agency. His tireless efforts are legendary, and everyone is appreciative of his support.
In addition to refreshments, Chaplain Joe also provides support, fellowship, victim advocacy, advice and training to all our members. His critical incident stress debriefing skills have also been beneficial to our first responders. Chaplain Joe produces a very informative monthly newsletter, and he also takes the lead with many of our charitable endeavors.
He accomplishes the acts mentioned above at all hours of the night, and also on a voluntary basis. It is an honor to work with Joe LaCognata.