PHOTO: Chief David Rossbach (r) congratulates Sergeant Michael Zudonyi,
ATLANTIC HIGHLANDS, NJ - We are very proud to announce the promotion of Patrolman Michael Zudonyi to the rank of Sergeant.
Sergeant Zudonyi grew up in Holmdel and graduated from Holmdel High School in 2007 and then continued his education at Felician College from 2007 to 2011 graduating Cum Laude with a Bachelors degree in Business Marketing. He further attended Felician College the following year to obtain a Minor in Criminal Justice.
After graduating college, he accepted an assistant baseball coaching position at Felician College while continuing to look for jobs in law enforcement, as he knew that was the path he wanted to take in life.
The Atlantic Highlands Police Department was lucky enough to see his greatness in January of 2014 when he interviewed and was hired as a Class ll Special Officer.
When there was an opening for a regular Police Officer in July of 2014 he was hired and attended the Monmouth County Police Academy.
Sergeant Zudonyi went on the excel with the Atlantic Highlands Police Department. He presently serves as a Firearms Instructor and Field Training Officer.
Sergeant Zudonyi is first and foremost a professional and we are very happy to have him in a leadership role with our department.
Congratulations Sergeant Zudonyi on your well deserved promotion.