The Dark Side of the Hero

Nick Halmasy participates in the Mental Health Warriors Podcast. We’re very pleased to have Nick as a Leatherhead Mafia partner. He has a unique ability to communicate mental health issues within the fire service on a very real level. He’s truly a mental health professional who speaks like a firefighter.

We encourage you to listen to Nick talk about fire service mental health. (Here)


About Jon Marr 11 Articles
Jon Marr is a 16-year fire service veteran originally from the Rhode Island area. Jon is a Station Captain with the Area Support Group Kuwait Fire Department where he has been employed as a Fire Officer for the last 7-years. Prior to Kuwait, Jon worked as a Fire Lieutenant in Baghdad as well as 3 years with the U.S. Army Kwajalein Atoll Fire Department in support of the U.S. Space and Missile Defense Command and 3 years working for AMR Seattle. Jon is a certified Fire Officer III, Fire Instructor II, Haz-Mat Tech/IC, holds a Bachelors degree in Fire Administration from Waldorf College and has been an EMT-B for 15 years. He is married with a 4 year-old son. Jon is a firm believer in maintaining a healthy balance of pride, tradition, and safety within the fire service.