Maj.Gen. Chijioke (CJ) Okafor
Coatesville, PA 193230
Tel# 971 414 1290
e-mail [email protected]
The International Headquarters of the Knights of St. John International, Supreme Secretariat and office of the Supreme Secretary, is located in Cotesville, Pa, 19323, .The Supreme Secretary is the Corresponding & Recording Secretary of the Order and is responsible for its day to day business activities. He is the Supreme Financial Secretary working closely with the Supreme Treasurer in the collection of Per Capita Taxes and payment expenses. As the Supreme Adjutant General, he is the ranking Military Authority responsible to The Supreme President.The, Supreme Secretary is the Editor of the Supreme Knights Journal and the Supreme Director of all Ritual. To assist The Supreme Secretary in the many facets of his responsibility are his staff of Under Secretaries who each have their special area of expertise and report directly to the Supreme Secretary.
SUPREME UNDER SECRETARIES
The Supreme Undersecretary/Quartermaster is responsible for all materials held by the Supreme Commandery for sale to the Grand,District or local Commanderies. He keeps an inventory of all materials on hand, and forwards all monies received directly to the Supreme Treasurer. He reorders inventory as required.
The Supreme-Under Secretary/Journal is responsible for the creation,editing and distribution of the Knights of St. John Journal. He collects information from the Grand commandries, edits their information and assembles it for the printer. He maintains an address list for the mail and /or e-mail of all members.
Supreme Undersecretary for Rituals
Brig. Gen. Richard Morse
e-mail: [email protected]
Assists the Supreme Secretary in the exemplification of Rituals by the Grand Commanderies. He coordinates all ritual efforts and maintains all ritual and associated documents. He maintains a record of rituals held and rosters of members receiving the various degrees.
Brig. Gen. Dominick Pepe
New Hartford N.Y., 13413
e-mail; [email protected]
Assumes the responsibility for the Knights Of St. John International Website. He maintains the site and updates it as required.He also allows links and access to Knights of St. John sites around the world.
Supreme Subordinate Secretary-Ghana
Brig. Gen. Charles Kofi Arthur
Box EK35, Effakuma-Takoradi,Ghana
email: [email protected]
mobile:+233 24 482 4732
Supreme Subordinate Secretary-Nigeria
Supreme Subordinate Secretary- Liberia
B/G Michael Clarke
Monrovia, Liberia, W.A.
e-mail [email protected]
Supreme Subordinate Secretary- Sierra Leone
While not officially a part of the Supreme Secretariat, the Supreme Subordinate Secretaries are an invaluable aid and assistant to the Supreme Secretary. Their nations, by far, boast the largest contingency of Knights of St. John in the world. These valiant knights act as intermediaries between the Supreme Secretariat and the many Grand Commanderies under their respective spheres of responsibility. Their assistance creates a direct and safe line of communication between the Supreme Commandery and our brothers in their respective Supreme Subordinate Commanderies.