Elks 817 Lodge Leadership
The Executive Officer of the Lodge and enforces and performs duties required by the Laws of the Order and the By-Laws of the Lodge.
Esteemed Leading Knight
“1st Vice President.”
Second in command in the absence of the Exalted Ruler.
Esteemed LOYAL Knight
“2nd Vice President.”
Third in command in the absence of the Exalted Ruler.
Esteemed LECTURING Knight
Fourth in command in the absence of the Exhalted Ruler.
The Tiler is located outside the Lodge room and is responsible for guarding the door of the Lodge room during the
The Inner Guard is responsible for guarding the inner door of the Lodge at each Lodge meeting.
Records minutes, maintains accounts, handles all correspondence, prepares membership cards
Receives all monies from the Secretary, pays approved bills, maintains record of receipts, and signs all checks.
Stationed to the left of the Exalted Ruler during Lodge meetings, he/she recites the opening and closing prayers.
Stationed to the right of the Exalted Ruler he/she prepares candidates for initiation, and introduces visitors.