State Officers

2018-2019

State Deputy

Edward R.Polich (395)

statedeputy@vakofc.org

A native of Portland, Oregon, Ed obtained his B.S. in Business at Oregon State University and his M.B.A. from the University of Richmond.  Ed is retired and works part-time as a Standardized Patient at the Medical College of Virginia where he trains medical, dental, nursing, and pharmacy students on how to be better communicators and professionals.  Ed has two daughters, Julia Grace, and Emma Claire, both graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University.

He is a member of the Fr. Robert W. McDonald Council 395 and serves as the First Degree Team Warden and was recognized as a Two-time 1st Place State Degree Competition winner.  He also is on the District 9 Second Degree Team, playing the role of the Grand Knight and holds the title of 1st Place State Degree Competition winner. Ed is also one six Conferring Officers for the Knighthood Degree.  He is a PFN and was awarded the Assembly of the Year award for Virginia from the Master of the Calvert Province.  He serves as the Faithful Trustee for the Richmond Assembly 1165 in the 2018-2019 fraternal year.

Ed was appointed by four State Deputies to serve the State Council as Council Activities Chairman/State Bowling Tournament Director; District Deputy 9; State Youth Director; Chairman of the 2013 VA/TN Supreme Convention Hospitality Suite; and as the 2015 State Convention Chairman. He is a member of St. Michael the Archangel Parish, in Glen Allen, where he serves as a Lector.

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State Chaplain

Most Reverend Paul S. Loverde

chaplain@vakofc.org

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Assoc. State Chaplain

Msgr. John C. Cregan

chaplaincregan@vakofc.org

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Assoc. State Chaplain

Rev. John Adam Abe (10601)

chaplainab@vakofc.org

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State Secretary

Bob Szerszynski (7165)

statesecretary@vakofc.org

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State Treasurer

Brian M. Ripple (562)

statetreasurer@vakofc.org

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State Advocate

Mark Janda (4034)

stateadvocate@vakofc.org

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State Warden

Pat Rowland (12117)

statewarden@vakofc.org

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Immediate Past State Deputy

Stephen J. Kehoe (6292)

ipsd@vakofc.org

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Executive Secretary

Richard G. Head (11172)

execsecretary@vakofc.org

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District Master

 Stephen Paul Raschke, Sr.(5480)

master@vakofc.org

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Supreme Director

Tommy C. Harger PSD(11922)

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Regional Growth Director, SE

Dave Tebo PSD

dave.tebo@kofc.org

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