"The Knights of Columbus stand for what's clean, moral, wholesome, and effective in American manhood when that is crowned with the teachings of Holy Mother Church . . . " -Archbishop John Ireland, 1898
The Board of Distict Deputies is made up of all ten district deputies in Nassau County, NY. District Deputies nominated by the state deputy and is appointed and approved by the supreme knight. The district deputy is the representative of the supreme knight and the state deputy and is responsible for the supervision, growth, expansion, general care and well-being of the councils assigned to his district. District deputies are responsibile for the exemplification of the 2nd Degree of the Knights of Columbus in addition to the supervision of the 3rd Degree.
"The Knights of Columbus are always there for us in good times and in bad . . . thank you (Knights) for all you do." -William F. Murphy, Bishop of Rockville Centre
If you're a Knight of Columbus in Nassau County, the Board of District Deputies is at your service. We're here to support members and their councils in Nassau in every way possible. We're the liasion between the local councils and the New York State Council. We help to raise funds for charitable causes, and run special events.
"(Knights of Columbus) represent the very best in Catholic manhood." -Rev. Anthony Heinlein, Our Lady of Lourdes Parish, Massapequa Park
Rev. Rudyferio Pesongco
Tom Casey, PGK
Don Metzler PGK
Damiano S. Coraci
James R. Albert PGK
Robert Farrell, PGK