Commissioner Demjan was drafted into the U.S. Army during the Korean War. William completed his tour, and returned to civilian life. William actually had two civilian careers which he worked at. One, being an announcer and the second, a steelworker. Commissioner Demajan serves on the Advisory Council for Prime Time, The Area Agency of Aging Region 9, and also the Ohio Department of Aging. William was appointed to this position by Govenor Kasich and then re-appointed by Govenor Strickland. Commissioner Demjan is in his third term with the Jefferson County Veterans Commission.