SCVFA FFOTY Committee Chairman Roger L. Putnam, Sr., from the East Northport Fire Department, opens the evenings Award Ceremony and announces the 2019 SCVFA "Firefighter's of the Year"... 
3rd Asst. Chief Jason Bernfeld from the Melville Fire Department
Suffolk County Volunteer Firemen's Association's
newly elected Board of Officers for 2020 being sworn in by 
F.R.E.S. Commissioner John Jordan

From L to R...Sergeant at Arms Meryl Montrose, 1st V.P. Robert Sutton, 3rd V.P. Vincent Ammirati, Secretary Jean Christenson, 
2nd V.P. Peter Cincotta, and Treasurer Robert McConville.

2019 Suffolk County Volunteer Firemen's Association's "Firefighter's of the Year" and Installation Dinner held on Saturday October 19, 2019 at the Mill Pond Country Club in Medford, New York 
 F.R.E.S. Commissioner John Jordan makes a presentation to the 2019 "Firefighter of the Year", 3rd Asst. Chief Jason Bernfeld

Suffolk County Volunteer Firemen's Association's
President for 2020, Frank Guarino, from the Hagerman Fire Department, is sworn into Office by Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone.
President of the Suffolk County Volunteer Firemen's Association for 2020, Frank Guarino, with Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone.
Suffolk County Volunteer Firemen's Association Board of Directors for 2020.
From L to R...Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone, Sergeant at Arms Meryl Montrose, 1st V.P. Robert Sutton, President Frank Guarino, 3rd V.P. Vincent Ammirati, Secretary Jean Christensen, 2nd V.P. Peter Cinncotti, Treasurer Robert McConville, and F.R.E.S. Commissioner John Jordan.
SCVFA President Frank Guarino presents the Medal of Valor to the 2019 SCVFA "Firefighter of the Year" 
3rd Asst. Chief Jason Bernfeld from the Melville Fire Department

Jean Christensen, President of the SCVFALA, presents flowers to Elizabeth Bernfeld, wife of the 2019 "Firefighter of the Year" 
3rd Asst. Chief Jason Bernfeld

SCVFA FFOTY Chairman Roger L. Putnam, Sr. presents the 2019 SCVFA "Firefighter of the Year" ...
3rd Asst. Chief Jason Bernfeld from the Melville Fire Department

SCVFA 1st V.P. Robert Sutton presents the FFOTY Plaque to the 2019 SCVFA "Firefighter of the Year" 
3rd Asst. Chief Jason Bernfeld from the Melville Fire Department

SCVFA President 2nd V.P. Peter Cincotta presents a monetary gift to the 2019 SCVFA "Firefighter of the Year" 
3rd Asst. Chief Jason Bernfeld from the Melville Fire Department

 SCVFA 3rd V.P. Vincent Ammirati presents the 2019 SCVFA FFOTY Department Plaque to the Chief of the Melville Fire Department...
3rd Asst. Chief Jason Bernfeld.

Photo Credit goes to Ronald Montelone Photography from FireNews for these great picture's

The 2019 SCVFA "Firefighter of the Year" 3rd Asst. Chief Jason Bernfeld is lead into the hall along with the Color Guard from the Melville Fire Department followed by the SCVFA FFOTY Committee members

2019 "Firefighter of the Year" 3rd Asst. Chief Jason Bernfeld thanked 
the Suffolk County Volunteer Firemen's Association for the Awards bestowed on him this evening. 

 The Melville Fire Department Honor Guard along with the 2019 SCVFA "Firefighter of the Year" 3rd Asst. Chief Jason Bernfeld.

 2019 SCVFA "Firefighter of the Year" along with the SCVFA FFOTY Committee and Board Members.
From L to R...Past Pres. Jerry Owenburg, Past Pres. William Murray, 1st V.P. Robert Sutton, President Frank Guarino, Elizabeth Bernfeld, 3rd Asst. Chief Jason Bernfeld, Chairman Roger L. Putnam, Sr., 2nd V.P. Peter Cincotta, Sergeant at Arms Meryl Montrose, 3rd V.P. Vincent Ammirati, and Treasurer Robert McConville.

 2019 SCVFA "Firefighter of the Year" 3rd Asst. Chief Jason Bernfeld, his wife Elizabeth, along with Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone.

2020 Long Island Day at the home was cancelled due to the Covid-19 Pandemic. The Riders of Fire went up to the Home and placed a plate on the bench they donated. SCVFA President Frank Guarino also placed flowers on monuments and trees as we do on Long Island Day. Also in attendance were President of Trustees Jerry Owenburg and Vice President of Trustees Peter Cincotta.