Your State Officers
In God We Trust & Ride!
SK Stephen Bell
State President - Florida
Stephen has been a faithful member of the Knights of Columbus since 1997. He is a Past Grand Knight of Bishop W. Thomas Larkin Council #4727 (a Star Council Recipient) and a Past Grand Knight of Resurrection Council #17161(which he helped Charter). He is a Past Faithful Navigator of Holy Trinity Assembly #2368. Stephen has been the President of the Florida Knights on Bikes since 2017. He currently the Silver Rose Chairman for the Florida State Council of the Knights of Columbus.
SK George "Monk" Lopez
State Vice-President - Florida
Current Grand Knight of St. Elizabeth Seton Council #4357 in , Naples, FL. Newly Elected Vice President of the State of Florida Knights on Bikes.
I joined the Knights of Columbus in 2015 and it was the turning point of my Catholic Faith. First, I want to give thanks to our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ for guiding me in this journey. Second, to my wife and family which allow me to spread the word of God and defend the Catholic Faith. Knights use to ride horses to accomplish their missions, today, those horses are made of iron.
SK David Campos
State Secretary & Treasurer
SK David Campos loves his burnt orange Harley, as it matches his colorful personality. His love for cars, motorcycle and rainbows drove him to apply to be one of the Rainbow Warriors on Jeff Gordons NASCAR team. Ultimately the blue in his eyes, and this colorful personality is what enable David to make of number of guest star appearances on the hit tv show "Amazing Race" as the Travelocity Roaming Gnome. He uses those experiences and worldly knowledge from the Race to aid him in finding riches as the State Treasure Hunter.
SK John "J-MAC" McGuire
State Public Relations Director
John graduated from Northeastern Illinois University, and raised 3 children as a single father. He is a 4th Degree Knight 22 years. HE also has completed Cursillo candidate: A Catholic Apologist, Catholic author & public speaker who's written 2 books. His passion for motorcycles is contiguous with his love for Our,"Dear to me Catholic Faith". He currently serves with the Knights on Bikes in Venice Diocese where he is the Inside Guard of my Council & Captain of Council.
SK George "G-Man" Gutierez
Diocesan Chairman - Miami
Charmain Knight on Bikes Archdiocese of Miami. Born Freeport L.I.N.Y. Cuban parents Felix. Esther Gutierrez. Raised Miami. Florida led by father's example a Past Faithfull Navigator, Grand Knight, and District Deputy. Became a Knight of Columbus in 1984, Knight on Bike in 2015. ADOM Charmain since 2019, Past Grand Knight Council 5110 and F.D.D# 44 Miami Florida. Resident in Miramar, Florida, married to wife Milka, proud parent of 4 Children 2 Grandchildren. Active member parish San Juan XXIII. Has led as Chairman various ministries Carnival, Emmaus, Respect Life parish Rep, and Stewardship council. Involved in Lay Ministries Educ. Brd. ADOM, planning committee of the Annual Archbishop Ride. Profession ASA Dually designated discipline Commercial / Residential RE. as well as Tangible Personal Property a State Certificated Appraiser, helping the South Florida Taxpayer for over 33 years Property Tax consultant Experts Witness in AdValorem Taxation
SK Bob Knapik
Diocesan Chairman - Orlando
S.K. Bob Knapik, PGK has been a 3rd Degree Member since April 1995 and a 4th Degree Member since June 1999. He is currently a member of Prince of Peace Council 8791 and Assembly 2901 in Ormond Beach Florida.
Bob has held virtually every Council Officer position over the last 25 years. Bob has been married to his wife Connie for 30 years and they have a daughter that is currently attending college at the Savannah College or Art and Design. Bob currently rides a 2020 Harley Davidson Street Glide Special.
SK Ron Sheldon
Diocesan Chairman - Palm Beach
Ron has served as a Part Grand Knight and Past Faithful Navigator. He is very active in his parish community in various Catholic ministries, St Vincent de Paul Society, Bereavement and Funeral Ministry, Lecturer, Extraordinary Eucharistic Minister, Altar Server, Mr & Mrs.club, DTNMC.
SK Dennis Dillenschneider
Diocesan Chairman - Pensacola Tallahassee
Dr. Dennis M. Dillenschneider is an
Asst Professor Gulf Coast State College. Dennis has served as Past Grand Knight, Past Faithful Navigator and Former Distric Deputy. Today he is serving as the Diocesan Chairman Pensacola Tallahassee Knights on Bikes.
SK Gregg "TOG" - (The Other Guy) Bell
Diocesan Chairman - St Augustine
Gregg has been a member of KofC for 25+ years. He has served as a Past Grand Knight, Past Faithful
Navigator and current District Deputy. Personal Motto- Love to ride with a passion and
mission for God, Country and Brotherhood
SK John Costello
Diocesan Chairman - St Petersburg
S.K. John Costello is on his 3rd year as FN of Assembly 1444 (Dan Cannon), in San Antonio, FL. He is a member of Council 1768 in San Antonio, FL. Joined the Knights of Columbus in June 2016 and joined the Knights on Bikes in July 2022. John resides in the Diocese of St. Petersburg, FL. John has served the Knights of Columbus Deputy Grand Knight, Grand Knight, Captain and Pilot.
Glen "Kill Switch" Chambers
Diocesan Chairman - Venice
Glen joined the Knights of Columbus St. Elizabeth Seton council #4357 in summer 2020 and the Knights on Bikes soon after. In 2021 he was elected Deputy Grand Knight for council #4357. He has enjoyed getting to know everyone and organizing events for the council. He was elected Diocesan Chairman for Knights on Bikes in January, 2022. Leading our group of Knights on Bikes in service and fellowship is a privilege and pleasure. Working on bikes is almost as enjoyable as riding them. Hope to see you on the road!
SK John "Sarge" Stone
State Webmaster - Florida
John serves as our State Webmaster. He is a convert and has only been Catholic for 5 years. John embraced the catholic faith and the Knights of Columbus. Today he serves his Council as the Grand Knight, and is also a 4th Degree Knight. John is a military veteran serving in both the Army and Navy, and is a former Firefighter. He is one of the few but very proud Indian riders in our State.