Cathedral Council #12708

Saints Simon and Jude Cathedral Council, Phoenix, AZ

Upcoming Events & MEetings

Interested in joining the Knights?

Contact our membership chairman Martin Cazares at
our Grand Knight Faustino Lopez at
sign up here (If asked, look for Ss Simon and Jude Cathedral Council #12708).



Grand Knight - Faustino Lopez

Deputy Grand Knight - Chris Buehnerkemper

Chancellor - Martin Cazares Vazquez

Warden -

Advocate - Jim Andrews

Financial Secretary - Rick Garrison

Treasurer - John Phillips

Recorder - James Hopkins

3 yr. Trustee - JC Sherrin

2 yr. Trustee -

1 yr. Trustee - Richard Alcocer

Inside Guard - Eric Maglalang

Outside Guard - Alfredo Garcia

Field Agent -

District Deputy - Jared Copeland (District #12)

Council Programs and Directors



Angel Botello


Martin Cazares


Richard Alcocer

Membership Chairman - Martin Cazares

Retention Chairman - John Phillips

Vocations Chairman - Rick Garrison

Recruitment Committee - Faustino Lopez, Martin Cazares, Richard Alcocer

Journey to Star Council


  1. Earn Columbian Award (Programs)

    • 16 credits spread evenly across four program areas of Faith, Family, Community, and Life

  2. Earn Father McGivney Award (Membership)

    • Meet our new membership quota (8 new members)

  3. Earn Founders' Award (Insurance)

    • Participate in TWO Fraternal Benefits Events