New Supreme Secretary, Supreme Treasurer and Asst. Supreme Advocate Appointed
On Monday, Aug. 1, the Board of Directors of the Knights of Columbus appointed Charles E. Maurer Jr., who has served as supreme treasurer since September 2010, as supreme secretary, filling the vacant position left by the late Emilio B. Moure.
The Board also appointed Supreme Director Logan T. Ludwig as supreme treasurer.
A native of Richmond, Ind., Maurer served as state deputy of Indiana from 1996-1998, and has been a member of the Board of Directors for 10 years.
Ludwig, a member of the Board of Directors since October 2007, joined the Knights of Columbus in 1972 in Louisiana, Mo. He has been a district deputy in both Missouri and Illinois and served as state advocate, state treasurer and state secretary in Illinois prior to becoming state deputy in 2004.
In additon, Michael J. O'Connor, a member of the Board of Directors since 2007, was named assistant supreme advocate. He served as Pennsylvania state deputy from 2006 - 2008, and is a member of Rev. James A. Hogan Council 2580 in Frackville, Pa. O'Connor is an attorney and founder of a law firm that has 15 offices in Pennsylvania.