Firefighters Alan Bender and Constantine Sypsomos were promoted to the position of Lieutenant on February 1, 2023. Both became career firefighters on 4/30/2007 and have been valued firefighters/employees.
Alan previously served in 2004 over in Iraq as a defense contractor doing fire rescue for the military. Aside from his career here at the Deptford Fire Department, Alan also is a paramedic for Inspira. In his free time, he enjoys hunting, fishing and spending time with his daughter Addison.
Constantine first joined the Fire department as a volunteer in October 1997. Constantine also works part time as an EMT for Cooper Hospital and Gloucester County. He also is a certified instructor across the state. In his free time, Con enjoys hanging out and having fun with his son Adam, his girlfriend Alicia and her daughter Ember.
The Fire Department is excited to enter this next stage of their careers and wish them all the best!