Charity, Unity, Fraternity & Patriotism

Each state officer represents one of the 5 Dioceses in New Jersey.  In addition, they serve for a period of 2 years being elected at the State Convention in May.  


State Officers - Elected for Columbian Year 2020 - 2021

State Deputy,  Vincent P. Tavormina, Metuchen

State Secretary,  James Stoever, Trenton

State Treasurer, Raymond Sands, Camden

State Advocate, James Sweeney, Paterson

State Warden, Russell D, Petrocelli, Newark


Elected officers will take their position on Jul 1, 2020 and will be installed

in the September 2020 time frame.


District Deputy‚Äôs are appointed by Supreme at the recommendation of their Diocesan Representative [Vincent Tavormina for our Diocese] and the State Deputy.  There are 71 District Deputies in the NJ State Council.  The Joyce Kilmer Council is assigned to District 68.

District Deputy 68
, Ed Suhy Jr. (12430 Blairstown)