New Jersey

New Jersey Council of Deliberation

David J. Herman Jr., 33°

315 White Horse Pike
Collingswood, NJ 08107

+1 856-854-1991

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New Jersey Grand Lodge

100 Barrack St
Trenton, NJ 08608

+1 609-239-3950

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Valleys of New Jersey

State Leadership


  • Ill. Douglas R. Policastro, 33° - Deputy
  • Ill. Gerald J Sharpe 33° - Active
  • Ill. Daniel M Wilson 33° - Active
  • Ill. Henry J Stein 33° - Active

Deputy's Representatives

  • Ill. Charles Secallus, 33°, MSA - Northern New Jersey
  • Ill. Mark E Megee, 33°, MSA, HGA - Central Jersey
  • Ill. David A Dorworth, 33° - Southern New Jersey

COD Officers

  • Ill. Douglas R. Policastro, 33° (Commander-in-Chief)
  • Ill. Thurman C. Pace, Jr., 33° (Commander-in-Chief Emeritus)
  • Ill. Donald D. Miller, 33° (Commander-in-Chief Emeritus)
  • Ill. Daniel M. Wilson, 33° (First Lieutenant Commander)
  • Ill. Robert J. Sheridan, 33° (First Lieutenant Commander Emeritus)
  • Ill. Gerald J. Sharpe, 33° (Adjunct)
  • Ill. Henry J. Stein, 33° (Adjunct)
  • Ill. Larry S. Plasket, 33°, MSA (Second Lieutenant Commander)
  • Ill. Glenn T. Vischer, 33°, MSA (Minister of State)
  • Ill. Charles J. Nemeth, 33°, MSA (Chancellor)
  • Ill. Mark E. Megee, 33°, MSA (Prior)
  • Ill. Raymond Foose, 33°, MSA (Soloist)
  • Ill. Edward S. Tyjewski, 33°, MSA (Organist)
  • S.P. Donald R. Tuttle, 32°, MSA (Organist)
  • Ill. David B. Stahl, Sr., 33° (Treasurer)
  • Ill. David J. Herman, Jr., 33° (Secretary)
  • Ill. David A. Dorworth, 33° (Master of Ceremonies)
  • Ill. Ronald J. York, 33°, MSA (Hospitaler)
  • Ill. Brian K. Hartel, Sr., 33°, MSA (Seneschal)
  • Ill. Allan D. Kline, 33° (Standard Bearer)
  • Ill. Paul M. Ferreira, 33° (Guard)
  • Ill. Donald W. Murray, 33°, MSA (Sentinel)

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Alpha Lodge #116 150th Anniversary Award Presentation of the Benjamin Franklin Award by SGC David A. Glattly

150th Chartering Anniversary
Sovereign Grand Commander special presentation of the Benjamin Franklin Award

The Brothers of Historic Alpha Lodge #116 would cordially like to invite you to join us as we celebrate our milestone 150th Chartering Anniversary. This event is guaranteed to be a memorable evening of elegance, exquisite dining, and entertainment. A special award presentation of the Benjamin Franklin Award will be given by the Sovereign Grand Commander of Scottish Rite NMJ ~ David A. Glattly 33*.

This will be a event you definitely don't want to miss!!! BUY YOUR TICKET(S) TODAY!! Proceeds will benefit several of Alpha Lodge's charitable initiatives and also its restoration building fund. We humbly thank you in advance for your support.

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