Chris Bivens, FIC is a Field Agent with the Niemeyer Agency serving Brother Knights since December of 2013 in Taylorville #2120, North Springfield #4175, Springfield #16126, Decatur #17241, New Berlin #4372, Riverton #3914, Sherman #14024, Rochester #9640, Auburn #10556. Chris became a member of the order since 1992.
When asked why he became a field agent, Chris said that he wanted “To fulfill the need in my area of protecting Knights and their families as our beloved founder, Father McGivney, intended.” With his extensive knowledge of the products and services offered by the Knights of Columbus to members and their families, he stands ready to help you protect and achieve your financial goals.
Born in Chester, Chris is a lifelong resident of Illinois. After growing up in Riverton the family moved and settled down in Petersburg in 1991. Chris had spent nearly a decade in the financial services industry before becoming an agent with the Knights of Columbus. Prior to that experience he spent three decades in the golf industry as a PGA Club Pro managing several golf courses.
Chris has two children, a son and a daughter that he raised with his first wife of 33 years who
tragically passed away in 2011. Chris also has been blessed with five granddaughters. His wife Susan is a registered nurse at St. John’s Hospital. In 2017, Chris and Susan moved to Decatur to better serve his members in Macon County. Chris and Susan are active members of Holy Family Parish in Decatur where they are involved in adult formation and various ministries. He also spent time on the Parish Council at St. Peter’s Parish in Petersburg.
“I’m driven to spread the good news about what Knights do for their parishes, their communities, their countries, and their families,” Chris said. “I’m also very motivated to carry Father McGivney’s vision of protection forward, so that all Knights have the opportunity to be protected.”
Be sure to contact Chris today, schedule a time for him to visit with you and your family to assess your needs. You will be happy you did.
Contact Chris at 2179711812
Serving Councils -- 2120 Taylorville -- 4175 North Springfield -- 16126 Springfield -- 17241 Decatur -- 4372 New Berlin -- 3914 Riverton -- 14024 Sherman -- 9640 Rochester -- 10556 Auburn.