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Archdiocesan Council and National Philotptochos Board for '98-'00

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Sep 28, 1998


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For Immediate Release:

September 28, 1998



New York, NY - His Eminence Archbishop Spyridon, Primate of the Greek Orthodox Church in America, presided at the Fall meetings of the 1998-2000 Archdiocesan Council and National Board of Philoptochos.

The meeting convened on September 25th in the sanctuary of the Archdiocesan Cathedral of the Holy Trinity for the keynote address of His Eminence and induction ceremony for the Board members. Following the joint session the Philoptochos and Archdiocesan Council convened for

separate meetings to discuss and deliberate several areas of concern.



His Eminence Archbishop Spyridon


Most Reverend Metropolitan Iakovos of Krinis, Diocese of Chicago

Most Reverend Metropolitan Anthony of Dardanelles, Diocese of San Francisco

Most Reverend Metropolitan Maximos of Aenos, Diocese of Pittsburgh

Most Reverend Metropolitan Methodios of Aneon, Diocese of Boston

Most Reverend Metropolitan Isaiah of Proikonisou, Diocese of Denver


His Grace Bishop Alexios of Troas, Archdiocesan Vicar of the Diocese of Atlanta

His Grace Dimitrios of Xanthou, Archdiocese, New York, NY

His Grace Bishop George of Komanon, Bethesda, MD


John A. Catsimatidis, Vice Chairman, New York, NY; Peter J. Pappas, Secretary, Syosset, NY;

Nicholas J. Bouras, Treasurer, Summit, NJ; Andrew A. Athens, Chicago, IL; George Behrakis, Tewksbury, MA; Michael G. Cantonis, Tarpon Springs, FL; Harry J. Pappas, Visalia, CA; James J. Paulos, Dallas, TX; George E. Safiol, Weston, MA.


James Armenakis, New York, NY; Peter Bassett, Boston, MA; George M. Cantonis, Belleair, FL; Gerry Clonaris, Charlotte, NC; Leo P. Condakes, Swampscott, MA; Eve Condakes, President, National Board of Philoptochos; Thomas Dallas, Lincolnwood, IL; Dr. Dennis K. Dickos, Carmel, IN; Rev. Presbyter James A. Doukas, Buffalo, NY ; Nikitas Drakotos, President, St. Michael’s Board of Trustees; Rev. Protopresbyter William Gaines, President, Retired Clergy Association; V. Rev. Archimandrite Damaskinos V. Ganas, President, Hellenic College/Holy Cross; Dr. Steven Gounardes, President, St. Basil Academy Board of Trustees; Elenie Huszagh,

Nehalem, OR; Theodore Johnson, Jacksonville, FL; Peter Kakoyiannis, Yardley, PA; Vice Admiral Michael P. Kalleres, Jacksonville, FL; Dimitrios Kaloidis, Oyster Bay Cove, NY; Thomas N. Kanelos, Niles, IL; Rev. Protopresbyter Philemon Karamanos, Southgate, MI; Rev. Protobresbyter Nicholas Katinas, Dallas, TX; Rev. rotopresbyter Demetrios S. Kavadas, St. Clair Shores, MI; Rev. Economos Chris P. Kerhulas, President, Archdiocesan Presbyters Council; George P. Kokalis, Chairman, Leadership “100&qout;; Rev. Protopresbyter Stephen H. Kyriacou, San Francisco, CA; Dr. Anthony J. Limberakis, Commander, Order of St. Andrew; Dr. Nicholas G. Loutsion, Canonsburg, PA; Rev. Protopresbyter Jon E. Magoulias, Modesto, CA; Rev. Protopresbyter John Maheras, Cohasset, MA; Rev. Presbyter D. Stavroforos Mamaies, Miami, FL; Andrew E. Manatos, Bethesda, MD; George M. Marcus, Los Altos Hills, CA; Demitri M. Moschos, Worcester, MA; Presvytera Margaret Orfanakos, President, National Sisterhood of Presbyteres ; Rev. Economos George T. Orfanakos, Bronx, New York; Rev. Economos Paul C. Palesty, Flushing, NY; Panicos Papanicolaou, Brooklyn, NY; Rev. Protopresbyter Byron Papanikolaou, Palos Hills, IL; Dr. Vicki C. Pappas, Chairman, National Forum of Church Musicians; Rev. Presbyter Constandinos Pavlakos, Denver, CO; Harold A. Peponis, Wilmette, IL; Rev. Protopresbyter Emmanuel Pratsinakis, Cherry Hill, NJ; Dr. Louis J. Roussalis, Casper, WY; Frank A. Schaeffer, Salsbury, MA; Michael S. Sophocles, Boston, MA; Christos Stratakis, Douglaston, NY; Dr. William Tenet, Manhasset, NY; Alexandra Tsiatis, Little Neck, NY; Savas Tsivicos, Ocean, NJ; Judge Nicholas Tsoucalas, Rego Park, NY; Lee Tsouris, Fairfield, CT; George P. Vourvoulias, Jr., Park Ridge, IL; Bill G. Vranas, Skokie, IL; Andrew Yiannakos, Brooklyn, NY; James Youlios, West Paterson, NJ; Rev. Presbyter Thomas J. Zaferes, Syracuse, NY; Thomas P. Zaferes, Cincinnati, OH; Peter J. Zikos, McMurray, PA.



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