401 E. Roberta Ave, Waukesha, WI 53186 262.970.3700 (phone) 262.970.3720 (fax) 262.970.3716 (attendance)

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Leslie Vertz

Class Of: 1967
Inducted In: 2013



During high school, Leslie was involved in the AV Club and wrestling. Leslie’s post-secondary schooling consisted of Metals Engineering Institute of Ohio (Metals), WCTC (Fire Science), and Mt. Senario College (Criminal Justice Major). Leslie was a Waukesha County Sheriff for 20 years and he retired as a Patrol Lieutenant. He worked for the Wales Fire Department for 12 years as a firefighter, E.M.T., and a Rescue Captain. Leslie also worked part time for the Dousman, Eagle, and Brookfield Police Departments. He was an instructor for WCTC in the area of CPR. Leslie established the first D.A.R.E. program for the Waukesha County Sheriff’s Department. He belongs to the Knights of Columbus, Mended Hearts Association, and the Harley Owners Group. Leslie is married to Kay and they have three children, Les, Jessi, and Amy.


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