Chief Justus is a 33 year veteran of the Fire Service. Justus started with the Hiram Fire Department in 1988 as a Cadet Firefighter. In 1996, Justus was hired by the Mantua-Shalersville Fire Department in Portage County, Ohio.
Justus became a full time firefighter in 2000, a Lieutenant in 2004, and a Captain in 2017. In March 2021, Justus left the Mantua-Shalersville Fire Department to become Chief of the
Madison Township Fire Department.
Justus has education and training as a Full Time Firefighter, Paramedic, Fire Investigator, Certified Fire Safety Inspector, Hazardous Materials Technician, and is pursuing an Associates Degree in Fire Science. In addition to his Firefighting background, Justus worked for 27 years as a Police Officer and was a K-9 handler for 7 years.
Captain Wesley A. Green
Captain Green is a 28 year veteran of the Fire Service. Green started with the Monroe-Lucas Fire Department in the summer of 1993. He attended Hocking College where he received his Paramedic certification. Green was then hired full time by the Mifflin Twp. Fire Department. Captain Green came to Madison Twp. full time in 1998. Green was promoted to Lieutenant and Captain. He is currently assigned to the Training and Emergency Medical Operations Bureau.