Grand Council Officers


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Photo of John A. Bridegroom CMY, OSV John A. Bridegroom CMY, OSV Most Illustrious Grand Master
(219) 916-2966

Biography of John A. Bridegroom, KCT, OPC, OSV, KYGCH

Most Illustrious Grand Master – Grand Council Cryptic Masons of Indiana

General Grand Sentinel of the General Grand Council of Cryptic Masons International

Provincial Grand Secretary – Masonic Order of Athelstan
Provincial Grand Court of the United States of America

Grand Superintendent for Indiana – Grand Council of Allied Masonic Degrees

John was born on July 21, 1974 to Michael and Patricia Bridegroom in Gary, Indiana.…

Photo of David Ulrich David Ulrich Right Illustrious Deputy Grand Master
(260) 248-2651
Photo of John C. Gray PMIGM John C. Gray PMIGM Right Illustrious Grand Treasurer
(317) 786-6419
Photo of Charles D. Wood, Jr. PMIGM Charles D. Wood, Jr. PMIGM Right Illustrious Grand Recorder
(765) 342-0740

Chuck was born on Feb. 25, 1948 to Charles D. and Betty K. (Ashby) Wood in Gary, Indiana. He has a younger brother, Robert who lives in Salem, KY. and a younger sister, Nancy Burris who lives in Plainfield, IN.

He graduated from Hobart High School in 1966, went to work at U. S. Steel, Gary Works as an Electrical apprentice and graduated the apprenticeship in 1972.…

Photo of Terry L. Turner Terry L. Turner Right Illustrious Grand Principle Conductor of Work
(317) 502-0849

I was born to Comer C. and Virginia L. Turner in 1955 in Beech Grove, Indiana. I was raised in Indianapolis. I attended Tennessee Technological University in 1974-1976, and IUPUI in 1977-1980.  I was raised to the Sublime Degree of a Master Mason in April of 1977, in Indianapolis Lodge No. 669.  I transferred to Lynhurst Lodge No.…

Photo of Sean Jones CMY Sean Jones CMY Right Illustrious Grand Captain of the Guard
(317) 658-8103

Sean was born on April 02, 1971 to Larry and Shirley Jones in Indianapolis, Indiana. He has an older brother, Larry and a younger brother, Matthew. He graduated from Decatur Central High School in 1989, and received his Associates Degree in Law Enforcement from Vincennes University in Vincennes Indiana. In 2007, he married Carol J. Stege and has a step-daughter Abigail.…

Photo of David Miller David Miller Right Illustrious Conductor of Council
(219) 743-7739
Photo of James Catania James Catania Right Illustrious Grand Steward
(317) 652-2508

I was born in Ashland, Kentucky on July 3, 1951. I am a 1973 graduate of Morehead State University. My father and 3 of my uncles from both sides of the family were Masons.  I joined DeMolay in December of 1965. I am a Past Master Councilor and am a recipient of the Representative DeMolay award.…

Photo of Todd Carpenter Todd Carpenter Illustrious Grand Chaplain
Photo of James A Iles II, KCT James A Iles II, KCT Illustrious Grand Sentinel

Knight York Cross of Honor,

Knight Commander of the Temple,


Photo of Charles Bowling Charles Bowling Illustrious Grand Lecturer
(317) 773-5277
Photo of Christopher Gamblin Christopher Gamblin Illustrious Grand Organist