THE SOVEREIGN GRAND LODGE
OFFICERS – 2019-2020

2021-2022 Joint Program

Sovereign Grand Master
The Honorable Charles E. ‘Chuck’ Lusk 
 c.luskioof@gmail.com 

Deputy Sovereign Grand Master 
Michelle L. Heckart, IA 
heckart@danvilletelco.net

Sovereign Grand Warden
John S. Cupp Jr., PA 

Sovereign Grand Secretary Terry L. Barrett
Executive Adjutant General O: (336) 725-5955
422 Trade St NW (800) 235-8358
Winston-Salem, NC 27101-2830 F: (336) 722-7317
ioofthesgl@ioof.org

Sovereign Grand Treasurer
Harrell D. Ward JR., TN 

Immediate Past Sovereign Grand Master
E. Wesley Nelson, AB

The SGL Appointive Officers 2021-2022

Steven E. Wright, OH Sovereign Grand Marshal 
Gerald V. Workman, WV Sovereign Grand Conductor
Neville Richen, MA Sovereign Grand Chaplain 
Shawn E. Miller, PA Sovereign Grand Musician 
James Edwards, ON Sovereign Grand Guardian 
Thomas J. Calabrese, NJ Sovereign Grand Messenger 
Brig. Gen. Paul R. McAfee, OH Aide-de-Camp 
E. Wesley Nelson, AB Past Sovereign Grand Master 
Charles W. Carson, OH Ambassador of Goodwill 

I.A.R.A. OFFICERS – 2019-2020

President
Kathleen D. ‘Kathy’ Richen
caribez@comcast.net

Vice President
Ruth A. Earle, MI

Warden
Ellen Jean Whited, NY

Secretary Constance ‘Connie’ H. Miller
422 Trade St NW – Ste R (336) 725-6037
Winston-Salem, NC 27101-2830 (800) 766-1838
seciara31@gmail.com

Treasurer S. Sue Zylstra

Immediate Past President
Elizabeth Mowry-Harbstreit, MO

GENERAL MILITARY COUNCIL OFFICERS – 2021-2022

General Commanding  
Gen. Michael L. Bowers
bowser01970@yahoo.com

Deputy General Commanding
Lt. Gen. Earl F. Wys, IL

Maj. Gen. Howard G. Malin, VA ………………………………. Executive Officer
Maj. Gen. Robert L. Henderson, OH …………………………. Adjutant General
Maj. Gen. Marie H. Greger-Smith, IN ………………. Quartermaster General
Lt. Gen. Greta L. Bowers, TN ………………………………………….. Chief of Staff
Maj. Gen. Darrell R. Cope, MO ………………………. Military Advisor – USA
Maj. Gen. Wm. ‘Bill’ Lawrence, ON …………….. Military Advisor – Canada
Maj. Gen. Iván Villalon Gil, CU …………………… Military Advisor — Cuba
Maj. Gen. Erling Stenholdt, DK ……………. Military Advisor — Denmark
Maj. Gen. ………………………………………………….. Military Advisor — Iceland
Maj. Gen. Glenn L. Adcock, TN ………………………………… Inspector General
Brig. Gen. Amanda K. Beik, IA …………………………………… Medical Officer
Brig. Gen. Robert M. Sullivan, WV ……………………………… Judge Advocate
Brig. Gen. Christopher D. Emmons, WV ………………. Chief of Equipment
Brig. Gen. Emily F. Adkins, TN ……………………………….. Chaplain General
Brig. Gen. Larry D. ‘L.D.’ Walker, NC ………………………………… Bannerette
Brig. Gen. Richard W. ‘Richie’ Rogers, TN ……………………… Aide de Camp
Brig. Gen. Aldo D. Farradaz, FL …………………………………….. Aide de Camp
Brig. Gen. Nicole B. Inama, PA ………………………………………………….. Bugler
Brig. Gen. Marion F. Owens Jr, OH ……………………… Officer of the Guard
Brig. Gen. Charles H. Teague III, ANE ……………………………………… Picket
Brig. Gen. Angelo Correa, NY ………………………………………………….. Sentinel
Brig. Gen. Paul R. McAfee, OH ………… Aide-de-Camp – Comm.-in-Chief
Gen. John C. ‘Jack’ Roberts, VA …………………… General Commanding (R)
Gen. R. L. ‘Ken’ Lasswell, IL ………… Grand Representative to The S.G.L.
Lady Margaret A. Gardner, NY ……………………… Ambassador of Goodwill

I.A.L.A.P.M. OFFICERS – 2021-2022

President 
Lady Margaret Gardner, NY
loosethread2004@yahoo.com

1st Vice President
Lady Debra LaVergne, CA
emb@burwur.net

2nd Vice President 
Lady Clara Kay Nott, IL

Secretary
Lady Judy G. Gordon, VA
1335 Duke Dr
Vinton, VA 24179 540.981.0143
jj1947@aol.com

Treasurer Joyce M. Higgins, ANE

Immediate Past President Lady Jami A. Rafter, IA

2021-2022 Staff Officers

Officer of the Day Lady Ruth Mousseau, ON 
Officer of the Guard Lady Kathy P. Henderson, OH 
Right Aide to the President Lady Kathryn E. Bellmore, ON 
Color Sergeant Lady Marilyn L. Wilson, ON 
U.S. Color Bearer Lady Donna M. Wood, IA 
Canadian Color Bearer Lady Gloria Stuart, ON 
International Banner Bearer Lady Mary J. Landes, PA 
President’s Banner Bearer Lady Mary Ruth Burkett, KS 
Color Guard #1 Lady Carolyn M. Newkirk, NY 
Color Guard #2 Lady Kathryn D. ‘Katie’ Walters, PA 
Chaplain Lady Ardell J. Garland, NY 
Musician Lady Sharon M. Harris, VA 
Bannerette Lady Alice D. Legg, NY 
Sentry Lady Gloria B. Todd, NY 
Picket Lady Ruth A. Good, PA 
Honor Guard #1 Linda M. McGhee, OH 
#2 Lady Sarah L. Adams, IN 
#3 Lady Judith K. ‘Judy’ Sarnes, IL 
#4 Lady Linda M. Torrence, PA 
#5 Lady Marsha J. Johnson, KS 
#6 Lady Sheryl A. Bailey, KS 
Hospital Matron Lady Anna L. Ells, MN 
Historian Lady Alice D. Legg, NY 
Assistant Secretary Lady Sharon M. Harris, VA 
Soloist Lady Sandra M. Brown, VA 
Right Aide to the Chaplain Lady Rita H. Dobbin, NY 
Right Aide to the 2nd VP Lady Michelle M. Jones, CO 
Immediate Past President Lady Jami A. Rafter, IA 
Right Adie to the Past President Lady Barbara A. McLaren, ANE 
Ambassador of Goodwill Lady Linda E. Fogelsonger, MI