Grand Chapter Royal Arch Deputies

2021-2022

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

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Michael J Koziel

District B – South Bend #29, Plymouth #49, Mishawaka #83, Concord #101
Cell Phone: (574) 360-8800 Anniversary: April 11, 2019 Birthday: September 23, 1957

Biography

  • Blue Lodge – Member of Council Oak Lodge #745 – South Bend
    • Master Mason
    • Past Master/2013 and 2015
    • Most significant accomplishment: Promotion of “Building our Brotherhood”. This has been done thru substantial augmentation of Masonic Education and the advancement of the meaning of “Brotherhood”!
      • This has led to the significant growth and health our Lodge and other Lodges I travel to – to speak on the subject.
    • Scottish Rite – 32nd Degree – South Bend
      • Active
      • Participate in multiple degrees.
    • York Rite – Order of the Temple
      • Chapter – Plymouth #149
        • Past High Priest/2014, 2015 and 2016
        • Member of Autism Awareness committee
        • Participate in multiple degrees
      • Council/Commandary – Elkhart
        • Participate in the Order of the Temple Degree
      • Royal Arch Deputy – current
    • Member – Orak Shrine – Michigan City
      • Active
    • Member – Red Cross of Constantine
      • Active (St. Hilary Conclave)
    • Member – Thespian Council
      • Active
    • Member – Grotto of Zanzibar MOVPER
      • Active
    • Member – Knights of St. Andrew
      • Active
    • Grand Lodge
      • Area Representative – Active 2014
      • Appointed by the Grand Master to head-up the Executive Committee/Ultimate Lodge training/education program in Indiana 2014/2015.
        • Have conducted training on this program for more than 25 Lodges in Indiana.
      • Other …
        • Have traveled to multiple Lodges in Indiana to speak about “Building our Brotherhood” thru Masonic Education.
          • I have presented this program to at least 4 current/past Grand Masters.
        • Have traveled to multiple Rotary Club locations in northern Indiana (as the “guest speaker”), to talk about, “So, what is Freemasonry”.