GRAND COMMANDERY
Knights Templar
of LOUISIANA

COMMITTEES 2022-2023

STANDING COMMITTEES
JURISPRUDENCE
J. Keith Gates, Chairman
Mark O. Melder
M. Cash Melville
Michael A. Watts

STATE OF THE ORDER AND ADVANCEMENT
John C. Sharlow, Chairman
Kenneth K. Bell, Jr.
Michael A. Watts
Brad E. Williams

NECROLOGY
Rev. Dennis F. Snoddy, Chairman
Lloyd A. Hebert
W. Bryan Price
Gerald H. Houston
Albert G. Simms, Jr.

SPECIAL COMMITTEES
MEMBERSHIP
Brad E. Williams, Chairman
Larry J. Plaisance
Albert G. Simms, Jr.
Billy E. Barnes
Thomas L. Kussmann

Dexter T. Downs
Galen D. Berne
Kenneth M. Mayer
Ion Lazar

EDUCATION FOUNDATION COMMITTEE
John F. Knox, Jr., 2026
Anthony Radosti – 2027
W. Keith Powell, Sr., 2023

V. Eugene Dawson, Chairman – 2024
Samuel B Owens, 2025
Allan K. Bean

KNIGHTS TEMPLAR EYE FOUNDATION
John C. Sharlow, Chairman
Joseph A. Giroir, III
Albert G. Simms, Jr.
Kenneth K. Bell, Jr.

PUBLIC RELATIONS
Eddie A. LeBoeuf, III, Chairman
M. Cash Melville
Harry Bermudez
J. David Maxey

HOLY LAND PILGRIMAGE
Dennis F. Snoddy, Chairman
Stephen M. Bryant
Adib Shahla
Thomas P. Brown

CREDENTIALS and REGISTRATION
M. Cash Melville, Chairman
Michael A. Watts
Joseph A. Giroir, III
Harry Bermudez

FINANCE
John C. Sharlow, Chairman
Kenneth K. Bell, Jr.
John F. Knox, Jr.
Allan K. Bean

APPEALS and GRIEVANCES
Travis M. Holley, Chairman
Howard F. Entwistle
Earl J. Durand
Woody D. Bilyeu
Lloyd E. Hennigan, Jr.

PERPETUAL MEMBERSHIP
John F. Knox, Jr., Chairman
L. Chad Koelling
Anthony Radosti
Allan K. Bean

DEMOLAY & YOUTH
Wilson Q. Cook, Chairman
Frank N. du Treil, Jr.
M. Darin West

ANNUAL CONCLAVE ARRANGEMENTS
William K. Powell
Earl J. Mickey Durand

AMERICAN MASONIC FRATERNAL
L. Chad Koelling
Dennis F. Snoddy

EDUCATION
Dexter T. Downes, Chairman
Eddie A. LeBoeuf, III
H. Barlow Holley
V. Eugene Dawson
Wilson O. Cook

CORRESPONDENCE
Kenneth K. Bell, Jr., Chairman
Taylor Nauta
Michael Laurence
J. David Maxey

HOSPITALITY And BANQUET
Sharon Bertrand
Carolyn Judson
Sharon Powell
Janice Reinschmidt
Chairwomen Emeriti
Wallice House & Pearl Mais
All Grand Commandery elected
and appointed officers’ wives