2021 WSD CONFERENCE CANDIDATES-KNIGHTS
CANDIDATES FOR DISTRICT DEPUTY
Brother Bruce Sampson
With prayer and discernment, I announce and declare my candidacy for Re-Election the office to District Deputy of the Western States District. Enclosed is a brief summary of accomplishments during my tenure in the Knight of Peter Claver. I have been a member of the Knights of Peter Claver for over 15 years and have served as your District Deputy for the past 5 years. My desire and abilities are to continue to serve the Western States District and Our Noble Order. Read More
Brother Andrew Knox
I am running for re-election to the Office of President of the Western States District Conference, Knights of Peter Claver.
In my first term the Conference conducted a very successful 2019 Western States District Conference in Phoenix, AZ.
This success required strong and clear decision making while integrating several new Board members and working with a new Ladies Board President. Read more
Brother Greg Warner
Brothers, Let’s get back to Claverism at its best, following By Laws, and Constitution of our order. Sharing and supporting those who want to be in office and has the time and support those who need help. Over my past 33 years as a Claver I have acquired a multitude of knowledge about the Knights of Peter Claver through many mentors in our Noble Order.
I consider myself a Leader and have many gifts, exemplary skills, and vision that God has given me!
I have all Divisions, (Knights, Ladies, Juniors,) in sight of Fairness and Respect.
Always keeping within the rules of our order and being the Governing Body of “The Knights of Peter Claver, Inc.” in the fore front.
Brother Darrell Dickerson
Brother Dickerson was a member of Blessed Sacrament Junior Branch No. 28 in Beaumont, Texas. Once leaving Beaumont and taking on life, he moved to California after life in the military and joined St. Francis of Assisi Parish and in 1985 re-affiliated himself with the Knight of Peter Claver, Inc. and joined Council 155. He has served his local Council for 30 plus years in many offices especially Junior Knight Commander, Recording Secretary and Grand Knight.
Brother Dickerson is a mentor for the youth in his community and outreach program adding to the Rights of Passage program. Brother Dickerson also assist the elderly helping with transportation to and from appointments and register elderly votes in past elections.
Brother Dickerson most recently he as the coordinator of the distribution of the Mask Giveaway sponsored by the National Office in the Northern California area for the Order.
As a member of the Western States District Conference Brother Dickerson served the District well - District Director - 13 years; Sergeant-at-Arms 6 years and currently Area Representative for the WSDC. Serving as Area Deputy 10 years plus. Currently serving as the President - Northern California Inter Councils & Courts. A Silver Medal recipient. Served as the first Supreme Scribe for the Supreme General Assembly - Fourth Degree Knights.
Please Elect Brother Dickerson for President for Strong Leadership, focus and many new ideas!
Brother LeRoy Titus
I have consented to run for President at the urging of my Council and many members throughout the District. I am humbled by their gesture.
This indicates to me that they have faith in my ability to lead the Conference again. Service to our members, communities, parishes and ultimately, service to Holy Mother Church, is paramount. Read More
CANDIDATES FOR VICE-PRESIDENT
Brother Martin Blount
I'm proud to announce I will stand for re-election to the office of Vice President of the Western States District Conference. If elected this will be my third and final term serving you and our District in this capacity.
CANDIDATES FOR FINANCIAL SECRETARY
Brother L. Rob Robinson
I ask for your vote as we continue to lift up our Noble Order, standing on the shoulders of the men who came before us. Read more
Brother Joesph Dumas
I am asking for your support in Electing me as your WSDC Treasurer. I have been a member of the Knights of Peter Claver inc. since November 1999 with St. James the Apostle Council 358 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Read more
Brother Godwin Orkeh
This is a call to service, and my only mission is to serve my community in any way my skills and expertise can be utilized in the effective propagation of our faith and the Gospel.
I have been fortunate to serve my Church and our noble order in several capacities and I have always exceled in my assigned tasks.
I am the incumbent (appointed), serving as Treasurer of the WSDC when the post was vacated. I stepped up to the task and accepted to serve, and during the pandemic we have continued to do our best under the very unusual and uncharted terrain to keep things functioning.
I believe much has been given to me, and I am willing to give back, share, train and mentor others.
A treasurer needs steady hands and a clear mind, which I possess; and with the support of the entire District, I am will continue to discharge the duties to the best of my abilities.
CANDIDATES FOR RECORDING SECRETARY
Brother Eduardo Ford
Bro. Eduardo Ford joined the Knights of Peter Claver, January 26, 2018. Bro. Ford was appointed to serve as Recording Secretary for the WSDC, December 22, 2020 and is currently also Area Representative to the WSDC Board for Area 7, San Diego, representing Christ The King Council # 371 and St. Rita's Council # 384. Prior to joining the KPC, Bro. Ford was Recording Secretary for the Knights of Columbus for two consecutive terms, 2015-2017. Bro. Ford is a retired Mechanical Engineer. Most recently, Principal and owner of ColdWorks Engineering, Inc., a professional consulting engineering company. Bro. Ford and his wife Emilia reside in San Marcos, California.
CANDIDATES FOR JR. KNIGHT DIRECTOR
Brother William Lewis
I would like to thank your support this past Three years, ask you for your vote for a second term. We have accomplished a lot for the Junior Division, but we have more to do. I am seeking your continuing support and consideration for my effort in making our Junior Knights a priority so that we can expand our order. Read more
CANDIDATES FOR SERGEANT-AT-ARMS
Brother Clarence Guidry
I ask for your support and vote for Sergeant at Arms of the Western States District Conference and shall be present at the opening of the Conference meetings, maintain order and decorum necessary. I will take charge of the guards appointed at entrance to the meeting chamber and collect fines during the meetings and shall perform other duties as may be imposed by law and at the discretion of the Conference. Read more
Brother Darrell Dickerson
Brother Keith LeSassier
I'm proud to announce I will stand for re-election to the office of Area 4 Representative of the Western States District Conference. If elected, this will be my 3rd term in this office. Read More
Brother John Gardner
If I am elected, I look forward to utilizing my pass years of experience and skill in a meaningful way.
I do believe Claverism is a calling I am grateful to answer.
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