Our Lady Mount Carmel Church and Saint John Vianney Chapel

The Knights of Columbus Balboa Council 15083, whose members are Catholic gentlemen from Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church and Saint John Vianney Chapel, was recently recognized for outstanding achievement by receiving the “Star Council Award” for the 2016-2017 Fraternal Year.

This award is the highest distinction any council can achieve and is given to only a small number of world wide councils.  It is made to identify excellence in the management, leadership and accomplishment of the council’s charitable outreach. 

The Balboa Council has eighty members including all parish
clergy; Msgr. Cook, Msgr. Baird, Fr. Borgman, Fr. Condon and Deacon Mutz. 

The council was led by Grand Knight Jeffrey Graass, Council Chaplain Msgr. Baird, Program Manager Ted Barry and Membership Director John Gleason.

The next Council meeting is a General Business Meeting Wednesday

April 4, 2018 at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church O'Donnell Hall commencing at 7pm.

Grand Knight - Ted Barry

Chaplain - Msgr. Cook

Deputy Grand Knight - Paul Gerst

Chancellor - John Gleason

Recorder - Kyle Laborda

Financial Secretary - Bryan Roach

Treasurer - John Bakas

Lecturer - Clarence McCarthy

Advocate - Don Churchward

Warden - Phil Ott

Inside Guard - Paul Dolkas

Outside Guard - Marty Snyder

1 Year Trustee - Alan Smith

2 Year Trustee - Kevin Carr

3 Year Trustee - Jeff Graass

Newport Beach, California

Program Director - Paul Gerst

Membership Director - Bill McCarthy

Admission Committee Chairman - John Gleason

Retention Chairman - Kevin Carr

Church Activities Chairman - Jeff Graass

Community Activities Chairman - (Open)

Culture of Life Chairman - Frank Bravo

Council Activities Chairman - Greg Landers

Family Activities Chairman - Ray Davies

Youth Activities Chairman - John Bruscia

Public Relations Chairman - Phil Ott

The council officers and directors for fraternal year 2017-2018.


Balboa Council 15083