The Knights of Columbus is the world's largest Catholic family fraternal service organization with 1.8 million members. It provides members and their families with volunteer opportunities in service to the Catholic Church, their communities, families and young people.
As a member of the Knights of Columbus you and your family enjoy many benefits, including 12 free issues annually of Columbia magazine, the world's largest Catholic family magazine, eligibility to join the Knights of Columbus top-ranked life insurance program, and many more family and personal benefits.
Grand Knight - Paul Gerst
Chaplain - Msgr. Doug Cook
Deputy Grand Knight - John Gleason
Chancellor - Phil Ott
Recorder -Michael Gonzalez
Financial Secretary - Barry Crawley
Treasurer - John Bakas
Lecturer - Greg Landers
Advocate - Roy Welter
Warden - Marty Snyder
Inside Guard - Michael Heman
Outside Guard - Paul Dolkas
1 Year Trustee - Kevin Carr
2 Year Trustee - Jeff Graass
3 Year Trustee - Ted Barry
The Council Officers and Directors for Fraternal Year 2018-2019
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 2016-2017 fraternal year council (July 1, 2016 - June 30, 2017) was led by Grand Knight Jeffrey Graass, Council Chaplain Msgr. Baird, Program Manager Ted Barry and Membership Director John Gleason.
Program Director - John Gleason
Membership Director - Don Churchward
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