YFD’s first female firefighter retiring
After a career that spanned 23 years with the Yuma Fire Department, Battalion Chief Lynn Wojcik is retiring. Wojcik was Yuma's first female firefighter when she was hired by the department in 1990.
PHOTO BY CRAIG FRY/YUMA SUN
YFD’s first female firefighter retiring.
When Lynn Wojcik joined the Yuma Fire Department in 1990, there were about 50 firefighters – and not one was a woman. There had never been one, until Wojcik, 24 years old and already with more than three years of service with the Rural/Metro Fire Department, came on board. On Ja. Read YFD’s first female firefighter retiring...