Judge Goglas started his fire service career in 1979 with the Wyandanch Volunteer Fire Company, Suffolk County, New York. In 1981 he received the Fireman of the Year award for his service and dedication to the fire company.
He is a former New York City Transit Police Officer. he received his Bachelor of Arts Degree from St. John’s University and his Juris Doctorate from Brooklyn Law School. He attained his law license in 1988.
He joined the Central Islip Fire Department in 1993. He is a former Captain of Engine Co. 3 and a Safety Officer since 2009.
He is also ISO and HSO certified through the Pro Board.