2016-2017 Arizona Grand Lodge Officers

GRAND MASTER OF ARIZONA

Most Worshipful
Robert W. Bradfield

Most Worshipful Robert Bradfield was born and raised in Los Angeles, California. He worked for the City of Downey as a Police Officer for 32 years; where he worked all departments from patrol to administration. Upon retirement he moved to Bullhead City, Arizona to enjoy the leisure life. However, now he is back working for the Bullhead City School District.

Bob joined Mohave Valley Lodge #68 in Bullhead City where he served as Master in 2004. Bob served as Very Reverend Grand Chaplain in 2005 for Most Worshipful James Sebastin. Also served for three years as District Deputy Grand Master for the Grand Lodge of Arizona.

Bob is also a member of the Mohave Shrine Club, El Zaribah Shrine in Phoenix, Scottish Rite, York Rite, and the Order of the Eastern Star. He served the Order of Eastern Star as Worthy Grand Patron 2010-2011.

Bob has been married to Billie for 40 years. They have raised six children and have nine grandchildren.

Date Location
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DEPUTY GRAND MASTER

Right Worshipful
Scott A. Thomas

Scott A. Thomas is a third generation Arizona Mason from Phoenix and Gilbert. After graduating from ASU with a BSE in Industrial and Management Systems Engineering, he held technical, management, and executive positions in commercial and government sectors of the Electronics, Aerospace and Financial industries and still provides consulting services.

A Past Master of Scottsdale Lodge #43, he has served as their Trustee and is also a member of Chandler Thunderbird #15 and Glendale #23, them being the lodges of his Father and Grandfather. He was a Deputy District Grand Lecturer and District Deputy Grand Master for two Phoenix area districts, Grand Sword Bearer, served on the Consolidation Committee for Chandler Thunderbird Lodge No. 15, and was Chairman of the Membership Committee within Grand Lodge and has received the Distinguished Service Award.

He is a member of the Scottish Rite KSA in Phoenix and Tucson and is in the York Rite. As a Shriner he has been President of the Past Masters Club. He and his wife Roberta of 30 years own a commercial Interior Architecture firm in Tempe and have three sons.

Date Location
Aug. 9th White River No. 62
Sept. 8th Apache No. 69
Oct. 4th Safford No. 16
Nov. 2nd Aaron No. 49
Dec. 8th Yuma No. 7
Dec. 14th Builders No. 60
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Jan. 3rd Peoria No. 31
Jan. 4th PVST No. 29
Jan. 5th Flagstaff No. 7
Feb. 8th Epes Randolph No. 32
Mar. 1st Hauchuca No. 53

SENIOR GRAND WARDEN

Right Worshipful
Craig Gross

Craig L. Gross is a third generation Master Mason and a member of Tucson Lodge No. 4 and Nelson Bledsoe Lodge No. 74 in Tucson, Arizona. He is a native Tucsonan who began his Masonic career in 1983, serving as Master of Tucson 4 in 1988 and 2003, He is a 33° Scottish Rite Mason in the Valley of Tucson, a Knight of the York Rite of Arizona and a Noble of the Sabbar Shrine. He has served as District Deputy Grand Lecturer, Lodge Program Coordinator, Grand Sword Bearer, Public Schools Chairman, on numerous Grand Lodge Committees, past President of Masonic Charities of Arizona, past member of the Scottish Rite Child Language Center (Wings on Words) Directors, Board member of the Square and Compass Clinic, and Arizona Mason of the Year in 2001...

 
Date Location
Oct. 4th Arizona No. 2
Nov. 1st Oriental No. 20
Dec. 1st Scottsdale No. 43
Dec. 6th Acacia No. 42
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Jan. 10th Phoenicia No. 58
Jan. 14th Hiram Daylight No. 73
Feb. 8th Sahuaro No. 45
Feb. 14th Aztlan No. 1
Mar. 1st Mohave Valley No. 68
Apr. 6th Montezuma No. 35
Apr. 11th Chandler/Thunderbird No. 15
Apr. 13th Chalcedony No. 6
May 10th El Quixote No. 83

JUNIOR GRAND WARDEN

Right Worshipful
Greg Vasquez

Greg Vasquez is an Arizona native, born and raised in northern Arizona. He is a graduate of Northern Arizona University, Bachelor of Science, and of Arizona State University, Master of Technology- Management.

He was Initiated, Passed and Raised in Chandler Lodge No. 34, now Chandler Thunderbird No. 15, in 2005. He served as WM of Chandler 34 in 2010 and as WM of Chandler Thunderbird 15 in 2011. As he likes to say, “I am the last PM of Chandler 34 and the first PM of Chandler Thunderbird 15.”

WB Greg is also a member of the York Rite, and of the El Zaribah Shrine. He served two years as District Deputy Grand Master and is currently serving as Junior Grand Warden...

 
Date Location
Sept. 15th Eloy No. 46
Oct. 3rd Marion McDaniel No. 56
Oct. 6th Montezuma No. 35
Oct. 11th Chandler Thunderbird No. 15
Oct. 18th Green Valley No. 9
Nov. 8th Nelson C. Bledsoe No. 74
Nov. 9th El Quixote No. 83
Dec. 13th Aztlan No. 1
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Jan. 10th Phoenicia No. 58
Mar. 14th Mt. Moriah No. 19
Apr. 11th Ray-Winkleman No. 24
May 8th Havasu No. 64

GRAND SECRETARY

Very Worshipful
James Rowan

James W. Rowan was born in Akron, Ohio, but has been a resident of Arizona since 1952. He is a graduate of Scottsdale High School, attended Arizona State University for two years, and the American Institute of Banking for three years. His business career has included positions with First National Bank of Arizona and owning a commercial carpet sales and service business...

 

GRAND TREASURER

Very Worshipful
Michael N. McGee

VWB Michael McGee was raised to the sublime degree of Master Mason on April 1st, 1985 in Wayfarers Lodge #50. Soon after he went on to be Master of his lodge in 1990 and joined the Scottish Rite and El Zaribah Shrine in 1991. He later was a Charter Member of the Northwest Lodge of Perfection, serving for a time as Scribe, a charter member of...

 

GRAND SECRETARY EMERITUS

Very Worshipful
Wilbur E. Robertson

Wilbur E. “Bill” Robertson is an Arizona native, born in Phoenix. His business career in telecommunications took him to Colorado, where he received his degrees in El Paso Lodge #13 in Colorado Springs in 1968-69. In 1976, AT&T relocated him to Phoenix, where he affilaited with Tempe Lodge #15, and served...

 

GRAND SECRETARY EMERITUS

Very Worshipful
George Stablein

George was born in Seattle, WA in 1942, where he spent his entire youth. Immediately upon graduating from high school, George was called to government service. After completing Army basic training, George was sent to Fort Devens in Ayer, MA where he began training at the Army Security Agency School where he trained for many months...

 

2015-2016 Appointed Officers

SENIOR GRAND DEACON

Worshipful
Boyd Robertson

Boyd Robertson is an Arizona transplant from Farmington, New Mexico. After a brief stint at Oklahoma University he met and married his wonderful wife Judy in 1983...
 

 
Date Location
June 20th Anahuac No. 81
June 27th Hunter's Paradise No. 85
July 11th Winslow No. 13
July 12th Sy Harrison No. 70
Aug. 13th Camp Stone No. 77
Sept. 8th Sun City No. 72
Sept. 26th Downtown No. 86
Nov. 9th Central Arizona No. 14
Dec. 1st Pinal No. 30
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Jan. 14th Jerusalem Daylight No. 66
Feb. 18th Sunrise No. 88
Mar. 14th Wayfarer's No. 50
Apr. 12th Nogales No. 11
Apr. 13th Wilcox No. 10
May 1st King Solomon No. 5
May 2nd Adobe No. 41

JUNIOR GRAND DEACON

Worshipful
Arthur J. Montgomery

WB Art Montgomery is a graduate of the University of Arizona, graduating with a Master’s Degree in Public Administration and a major in Law Enforcement Administration...
 

 
Date Location
Sept. 6th Adobe No. 41
Sept. 7th Prometheus No. 87
Sept. 8th Glendale No. 23
Sept. 12th Kingman No. 22
Sept. 14th Williams No. 38
Sept. 19th Anajuac No. 81
Sept. 20th Ajo No. 36
Oct. 10th Gila Valley No. 9
Oct. 12th Nogales No. 11
Oct. 17th Pioneer No. 82
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Feb. 6th King Solomon No. 5
Feb. 11th White Mountain No. 3

SENIOR GRAND STEWARD

Worshipful
Randy Jager

WB Randy Jager resides in Tucson with his wife Lynn and their two wonderful children. Randy holds a Master’s Degree in Accounting and has 30 years of experience in accounting and corporate management...

 

JUNIOR GRAND STEWARD

Worshipful
Jim H. Baker

Jim H. Baker is a third generation Arizonan from Florence. Jim graduated high school in 1975 and in 1980 he took over ownership and management of the family business that his grandfather started in 1921...
 

 

ADDITIONAL OFFICERS

Office Name
Grand Lecturer Carl Melton
Reverend Grand Chaplain Dave R. Brubaker
Grand Orator Lon C. Thomas
Grand Marshal Craig C. Carlson
Grand Standard Bearer Ryan Kann
Grand Sword Bearer Bob Goble
Grand Bible Bearer Leigh Creighton
Grand Pursuivant Gerald Benham
Grand Organist Carlos Rausch
Grand Editor Phillip Shulsky
Grand Tyler Cosmo Magliozzi

GRAND LODGE TRUSTEES

Term Expires Name
2019 Jeffery S. Carlton, PGM
2018 Larry Schafer, PGM
2017 William A. Garrard, PGM
2017 Herman C. Zickerman Jr.
Emeritus Robert F. Hannon, PGM