Blue Knights Ohio XXX Web Site
- The Columbiana, Ohio Blue Knights Chapter XXX was chartered on April 26th, 2016. It’s members include officers from Columbiana, East Palestine, Lisbon, Alliance, Boardman Township, Goshen Township, New Waterford, Youngstown State University police departments along with Federal Correctional Institution officers and the Columbiana County Sheriff’s Department. Chapter Officers are; Chris Dailey – President, Rick Whitfield – Vice-president, Brandon Ericsson – Treasurer, Brian Granchie – Secretary, Brian Moss – Director, Don Johnson – Director, Travis McDade – Director and Rich Burbick- Road Captain.
Other members include: Jim Ewing, Bill Myers, Jen Calko, Tyler Thaxton, George Long (RIP, transferred to Heaven I, October 2017), Tab Bailey, John Calko, Jason Gregory, Rebecca Martin, Jake Kellner, Randy Baughman, Dave Leffel, Aaron Perkins and Kody Watkins.
Ohio Chapter XXX is part of the Great Lakes Regional Conference. The GLRC which consists of Ohio, Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Wisconsin and Ontario Canada to represent one of the largest geographical areas in the world, virtually surrounding the Great Lakes!
The Blue Knights’ International Law Enforcement Motorcycle Club is a non-profit organization having almost 20,000 members in 27 countries with over 650 chapters world wide making up 11 Conferences.