William (Billy) Jerlinksi is a long time Maywood resident having graduated from Maywood schools and Hackensack High School. Later her attended Englewood Cliffs College (now St.
Peter�s College, EC Campus), Paterson State College (now William Paterson University), County Academy of Cosmetology, Vidal Sassoon school of cosmetology, and Saks Fifth Avenue school of cosmetology before becoming a self-employed beautician.
An active volunteer for civic causes, Billy has been dedicated to public service throughout his life. In 2008 he was recognized as Maywood�s Volunteer of the Year. He has served as Maywood�s Commissioner of Consumer Affairs, Fourth of July Parade Committee Grand Marshall and Treasurer, President of the Golden Age Committee and as a member of the Senior Advisory Board.
A long time Holiday Decorator, Billy is responsible for the warm look and feel that so many Maywoodians have come to enjoy along Pleasant Avenue during the holiday season. Billy is a long time parishioner of Holy Trinity Church in Hackensack and a Eucharist Minister. .