Road Captains

Lake County Florida Chapter #0688 of H.O.G. was formed to bring together Harley Davidson motorcycle owners that share a love of riding. The primary activity of the Chapter is group rides. Road Captains provide leadership for group rides and promote safe group riding in a fun atmosphere. If you are interested in becoming a Road Captain, Contact the Head Road Captain

Road Captain Responsibilities (National) The Harley Owners Group national organization has specified responsibilities to be performed by the Road Captains. These are as follows:

  • Assist the sponsoring dealer and chapter director in upholding the Annual Charter for H.O.G. Chapters
  • Assists in planning routes for chapter rides
  • Assists in keeping the chapter informed of all H.O.G. programs
  • Educates chapter members about group riding techniques
  • Informs chapter members of any hand signals used by the chapter on group rides
  • Assists in obtaining signed release forms for chapter rides
  • Acts as a guide for organized chapter rides

Ken Roberts Jr.


Jon Kurpil

Assistant Director

Brett Lawrence


Tom Nash

Head Road Captain

Nic Talantis

Assistant Head Road Captain

Ron Menke

Safety & Compliance

Jimmy 'The Squid' Hackbarth


Gloria Berger


Gerry Molitor


Bernie Benard

Road Captain

Richard Berger

Road Captain

Dick Menke

Road Captain

Bill Dalton

Road Captain

Ken Goff

Road Captain

Steve Leitshuh

Road Captain

Bob Hamilton

Road Captain

Rod Jones

Road Captain

Tom Hammond

Road Captain

Mike McBride

Road Captain

Bill Neylon

Road Captain

Mike Perham

Road Captain

Jim Russell

Road Captain

David San Filippo

Road Captain

Steve Smith

Road Captain

Mike 'Pokey' Bates

Road Captain

Bob Lusby

Road Captain

Tom Zedan

Steve Costanzo