Congrats in order: State Fire Marshal Stephen Coan and Massachusetts Firefighting Academy Deputy Director Joseph Klucznik announced the graduation of the 200th class of the Massachusetts Firefighting Academy’s 45-day Career Recruit Firefighting Program on Aug. 30. The 23 graduates, 21 men and two women, represent fire departments, including locally, Haverhill and North Andover. To graduate, students had to demonstrate proficiency in life safety, search and rescue, ladder operations, water supply, pump operation and fire attack. The graduates included Brian Ray of the Haverhill Fire Department.
More kudos: Haverhill resident Marsha Kazarosian has been elected president-elect of the Massachusetts Bar Association for its 2013-2014 year. Kazarosian is managing partner of Kazarosian Law Offices in Haverhill, where she concentrates in civil rights litigation, family law and discrimination. Recently elected as an MBA delegate to the American Bar Association, Kazarosian has served on numerous committees and councils, including the Joint Bar Committee on Judicial Nominations and, most recently, the Supreme Judicial Court’s Access to Justice Commission Committee on the Bar Examination.