Royal Arch Deputies 2018-2019

Grand Chapter Royal Arch Deputies


Listed below are the Deputies for the Grand Chapter for this year.  Please contact the Deputy for your area if you need assistance.

Photo of Dion Diakis Dion Diakis District A- LaPorte #15, Valparaiso #79, E.H. Gary #139
Photo of Mike J Koziel Mike J Koziel District “B” District B – South Bend #29, Plymouth #49, Mishawaka #83, Concord #101
Photo of Jason Miller Jason Miller District C – Ft. Wayne #19, Hunington #27, Angola #58, Wm. Hacker #63
Photo of Alan Mertz Alan Mertz District “D” District D – Lafayette #3, Grant County #55, Clinton #82, Kokomo #104, Noblesville #120
Photo of Thomas R Retherford Thomas R Retherford District E – Terre Haute #11, Greencastle #22, Crawfordsville #40, Osceola #71, Westside #138

Married to Lady Linda for 26 Years Life member Elmhurst Chapter of DeMolay (Connersville) Became a Master Mason 2002 I am PHP, PIM, P Commander, Worshipful Master Indianapolis Lodge 669 Retired from Hendricks Count Sheriffs Dept after 35 years Own a State Farm Insurance Agency 48 Years Royal Arch Deputy 3 years.

Photo of Steve Vedra Steve Vedra District F – Indianapolis #5, Shelby #20, Greenfield #96, Greenwood #137, Prather #157, Joshua #158

Masonic: Past Master of Lodge Vitruvian, Past Master of Dwight L. Smith Lodge of Research, St. Johns Council AMD, Prather Chapter and Council Married to Amy Vedra and Father of Harrison Professional: President of Delta Tau Delta Educational Foundation

Photo of Christopher P Bentlage Christopher P Bentlage District G – King Solomon #4, Maxwell #18, Anderson #52, Middletown#143

Personal: Born in Grove City, PA - Lives in Anderson, IN with wife of 17 years, Jordan. Spent 10 years in corporate finance and investment brokerage, before becoming a hay and horse farmer. Active alumnus of the Kappa Sigma Fraternity.


  • Raised at Delaware Lodge #46
  • Past High Priest of Middletown Chapter #143 RAM
  • Knight Commander of Red Branch of Eri
  • Member of Abou Ben Adhem Shrine Mosque
  • Past Master, Century Lodge #764, F.&A.M.

Photo of B. Keith L Burris B. Keith L Burris District H – Columbus #10, Hacker #34, Versailles #113, Bloomington #127, Greene County #170

I Billy “Keith” Burris was born in Sullivan County on March 27, 1946. I Graduated from Dugger Union High School in the Class of 1964. After some time, I then retired from General Electric of Bloomington in 1997. My Masonic History starts with Dugger Lodge #721 and I have served several times as Worshipful Master.…

Photo of Phillip Adkins Phillip Adkins District I – Vincennes #7, Evansville #12, Slayton & Stephens #168
Photo of G Ray Windell PGHP G Ray Windell PGHP District J – New Albany #17, Salem #38, Corydon #156

Glen Ray Windell was born on February 18, 1956 in New Albany, Indiana to Floyd H. and Wanda J. Windell.  He has one sister, Regina Gibson.  His father, Floyd, was a 50-year member of DePauw Lodge #338 in New Albany.

Ray has lived in the southern Indiana area for most of his life, except for a brief time in Tucson, Arizona.…


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