Grand Lodge Officers

Grand Master 2023 - 2024

MW Bro. Jonas Cossette

The Grand Lodge of Saskatchewan, whose mission is “To be the Fraternal Organization of Choice for Men in the Province of Saskatchewan,” is pleased to announce that Bro. Jonas Cossette was elected Grand Master of Saskatchewan Freemasons at their 117th Annual Communication in Saskatoon on June 17, 2023.  As Grand Master, he will preside over the 1,850 Saskatchewan Freemasons in 45 constituent Lodges.

Most Worshipful Brother Cossette was born in Regina in 1980 and attended Grant Road Elementary School and Luther College High School.  He received his Certified Residential Appraiser or “CRA” Designation from the Appraisal Institute of Canada via Sauder University of B.C. Real Estate Division and is currently enrolled in the Urban Economic Development course seeking to obtain his Diploma. Jonas worked in the Restaurant industry for 10 years culminating in owning a Boston Pizza in 2002.  In 2007 he began his career in Real Estate. First as a Residential Appraiser with the Appraisal Institute of Canada and the firm Crown Appraisals.  He then became licensed as a REALTOR® with RE/MAX Crown Real Estate and now acts as one of the Managers of the office.

Jonas was received into Wascana Lodge No. 2 in 2009 and is also an affiliate member of Corinthian Lodge No. 72. He was fortunate to serve as the Worshipful Master of Wascana Lodge in 2017 as well as the Worshipful Master of King Hiram Lodge No. 104 in 2021.  He was a member of the Regina Masonic Temple Company, serving as the President during the 2018 and 2019 years.

Jonas is also a member of the Wa Wa Shrine, Prince of Wales Chapter No. 27 of Royal Arch, Saskatchewan Council No. 6 of Cryptic Rite, and Wascana Preceptory No.51.  He is an active member of the Regina Valley of Scottish Rite, currently serving as the Thrice Puissant Grand Master . He previously served within the Regina Valley of Scottish Rite as Thrice Puissant Grand Master for the Regina Valley of Perfection in 2015, 2020, 2021 and 2022; Most Wise Sovereign for the Regina Chapter of Rose Croix in 2017 and as the Commander in Chief for the Saskatchewan Consistory for the 2019 year. 

Jonas is married to Jill who works alongside him at RE/MAX Crown Real Estate in Regina.  They have two children Kennedy, age 12 and Hudson, age 9.

Grand Lodge Officers

RGRAND LODGE OFFICERS 2023 - 24
Grand Master: MW Bro. Jonas Cossette (2)
Deputy Grand Master: RW Bro. Patrick Davis (213)
Grand Senior Warden: RW Bro. Troy LeBlanc (25)
Grand Junior Warden: RW Bro. Mike Keogan (174)
Grand Treasurer: RW Bro. Greg Lowe (11)
Grand Secretary pro-tem: MW Bro. Richard Brown (49)
Grand Registrar: RW Bro. Chris Beebe (104)
Grand Tyler: VW Bro. Austin Benning (2)

APPOINTED OFFICERS
Grand Chaplain – RW Bro. Coln Zolc (2)
Grand Senior Deacon – VW Bro. Roland Watkins (2)
Grand Junior Deacon – VW Bro. Russ Tataryn (72)
Grand Director of Ceremonies – VW Bro. Terry Madole (2)
Grand Superintendent of Works – VW Bro. Clint Kleisinger (2)
Grand Organist – RW  Bro. Jeremy Cossette (2)
Grand Pursuivant – VW Bro. Kirby Benning (2)

DISTRICT ELECTED & APPOINTED OFFICERS
DISTRICT DEPUTY GRAND MASTERS
Dist. No. 1 - RW Bro. Greg Grimshaw (145)
Dist. No. 2 - RW Bro. John Bower (11)
Dist. No. 3 - RW Bro. Stu Doherty (3)
Dist. No. 4 - RW Bro. Bruce Carnochan (6)
Dist. No. 5 - RW Bro. Erwin Serrano-Marbella (217)
Dist. No. 6 - RW Bro. Adam Green (13)
Dist. No. 7 - RW Bro. Mark Barclay (31)
Dist. No. 8 - RW Bro. Bill Graham (26)
Dist. No. 9 - RW Bro. Nathan Reeves (25)
Dist. No. 10 - RW Bro. Dean Anderson (213)

DISTRICT STEWARDS
RW Bro. Walt Jansen (18)
VW Bro. Jordan Rothwell (174)
VW Bro. Craig Peterson (106)
VW Bro. Kurt Fuchs (6)
VW Bro. Gary Valledor (217)
VW Bro. Ronald Lange (60)
VW Bro. Kevin Garner (31)
RW Bro. Keith Unger (26)
VW Bro. Jeff Young (15)
VW Bro. Chris Hamel (213)

OTHER APPOINTMENTS
Grand Piper -
Webmaster –  MW Bro. Dean Elliott (213)

Past Grand Masters

Year Name Lodge Name
2022 D. Elliott Mystic Tie Lodge No. 213
2021 D. Olmsted Swift Current Lodge No. 26
2020 D. Olmsted Swift Current Lodge No. 26
2019 R. Montague Asquith-Harmony Lodge No. 75
2018 D. Ford N.W.M.P Lodge No. 11
2017 + R. Sherstobitoff Imperial Lodge No. 60
2016 D. Polachek Yorkton Lodge No. 12
2015 D. Abel N.W.M.P. Lodge No. 11
2014 J. Leyshon Swift Current Lodge No. 26
2013 J. Colenutt King Hiram Lodge No. 104
2012 C. Krause Elstow Lodge No. 147
2011 D. Skuce Lodge Progress No. 92
2010 E. Butz Wascana Lodge No. 2
2009 R. Galloway Kinistino Lodge No. 1
2008 + P. Hutchison Ionic Lodge No. 31
2007 F. Hester Maple Leaf Lodge No. 9
2006 + W. Pizzey Lodge Progress No. 92
2005 W.C. Fitzsimmons Twin City Lodge N0. 89
2004 D.A. Finan Ionic Lodge No. 31
2003 R.C. Moffatt Memorial Lodge No. 172
2002 + J.S. MacLachlan N.W.M.P. Lodge No. 11
2001 + R.C. Castle Victory Lodge No. 144
2000 + J.J. McNamee St. Andrews Lodge No. 174
1999 B.W. Dixon Glenedyth Lodge No. 188
1998 + d'A.H. Morrice Swift Current Lodge No. 26
1997 R.A.H. Brown Assiniboia Lodge No. 49
1996 + R.J. Coulson St. Andrews Lodge No. 174
1995 + R.E. Chapman Azure Lodge No. 122
1994 + N.G. Cook Elrose Lodge No. 135
1993 + J.P. Brooks Elfros Lodge No. 145
1992 + D.D. McDonald Asquith Lodge No. 146
1991 + E.A. Snell Moose Jaw Lodge No. 3
1990 + D.A. Rennie Lodge Progress No. 92
1989 + S.F. Tickner Memorial Lodge No. 172
1988 + D.A. Orr Elstow Lodge No. 147
1987 + W.R. Wellman St. Andrew’s Lodge No. 174
1986 + O.E. Mything Glenedyth Lodge No. 188
1985 + W.S. Fitzsimmons Twin City Lodge No. 89
1984 + A.J. Dutton Friendship Lodge No. 212
1983 + N.H. Korpan Imperial Lodge No. 60
1982 + G.K. Halldorson Elfros Lodge No. 145
1981 + H.H. Astbury King Hiram Lodge No. 104
1980 + P.H.S. Campbell Assiniboia Lodge No. 49
1979 + D.B. Saunders Wolseley-Sintaluta Lodge No. 24
1978 + J. Melymick Victory Lodge No. 144
1977 + J.A. Robinson Weyburn Lodge No. 20
1976 + L. Gwinn Twin City Lodge No. 89
1975 + J. Nixon Assiniboia Lodge No. 49
1974 + R. Duff Northern Star Lodge No. 216
1973 + J. Morland Elrose Lodge No. 135
1972 + C.J. Calvert Ionic Lodge No. 31
1971 + M.J. Woods Mossbank Lodge No. 129
1970 + R.C. Woods Carrot River Lodge No. 69
1969 + H.A. Lewis Gray Lodge No. 176
1968 + T.C.M. Nixon Melville Lodge No. 62
1967 + D.L. Gibson Imperial Lodge No. 60
1966 + B.K. Hansen Eatonia Lodge No. 207
1965 + S.J. Leach Twin City Lodge No. 89
1964 + T.W. Garland Mount Herman Lodge No. 124
1963 + T.M. Spencer Assiniboia Lodge No. 49
1962 + A. Wilson Moose Jaw Lodge No. 3
1961 + J.E. Burt Sovereign Lodge No. 192
1960 + L.H. Bergstrom Boscurvis Lodge No. 39
1959 + M. Herman Davidson Lodge No. 33
1958 + R. Mayson Kinistino Lodge No. 1
1957 + T.R. Luke Yorkton Lodge No. 12
1956 + R.C. Hodsman Banner Lodge No. 154
1955 + J.H. Cuddington Estevan Lodge No. 25
1954 + R.E. Partridge Prince Albert Lodge No. 63
1953 + R.L. Hanbidge Kerrobert Lodge No. 90
1952 + G.H. Hummel St. Andrew’s Lodge No. 174
1951 + R.R. McEwen Carrot River Lodge No. 69
1950 + F.H. Auld Emulation Lodge No. 186
1949 + W.H. Moor Saskatchewan Lodge No. 16
1948 + F.C. Wilson Fillmore Lodge No. 163
1947 + H. MacKay Melville Lodge No. 62
1946 + W.L. Clink Battle Lodge No. 19
1945 + F. C. Hayes Swift Current Lodge No. 26
1944 + J. C. Carter Outlook Lodge No. 65
1943 + S.J.A. Branion Prince Albert Lodge No. 63
1942 + D. Fraser Assiniboia Lodge No. 49
1941 + C.P. Seeley Imperial Lodge No. 60
1940 + A.O. Brooks Abernathy Lodge No. 77
1939 + H.M. Underhill Shaunavon Lodge No. 110
1938 + S.C. Burton Emulation Lodge No. 186
1937 + M. Musk Prince Albert Lodge No. 63
1936 + LW. Estey Saskatchewan Lodge No. 16
1935 + J.R. Yorke St. George Lodge No. 136
1934 + T.W. Sutherland Shellbrook Lodge No. 171
1933 + N.R. Craig Doric Lodge No. 71
1932 + F.B. Reilly Wascana Lodge No. 2
1931 + J. McGregor Imperial Lodge No. 60
1930 + C.P. Moore Weyburn Lodge No. 20
1929 + H. Clarke Govan Lodge No. 68
1928 + J.K. Irwin Touchwood Lodge No. 51
1927 + W.M. Martin Wascana Lodge No. 2
1926 + W. J. Smith Shaunavon Lodge No. 110
1925 + G. Swain Imperial Lodge No. 60
1924 + D. A. Kingsbury Rouleau Lodge No. 40
1923 + J. W. MacNeil Battle Lodge No. 19
1922 + A. Sheppard Wascana Lodge No. 2
1921 + G. M. Weir Imperial Lodge No. 60
1920 + E. L. Elwood Moosomin Lodge No. 7
1919 + N. B. Williams Abernathy Lodge No. 77
1918 + R. Young Kinistino Lodge No. 1
1917 + J. McCauley Moose Jaw Lodge No. 3
1916 + J. H. Anderson Imperial Lodge No. 60
1915 + W. M. Thomson Qu’Appelle Valley Lodge No. 4
1914 + L. T. McDonald Wascana Lodge No. 2
1913 + W. B. Willoughby Moose Jaw Lodge No. 3
1912 + A. S. Gorrell Wascana Lodge No. 2
1911 + Wm. Hopkins Saskatchewan Lodge No. 16
1910 + W. B. Tate Qu’Appelle Lodge No. 6
1909 + H. Jagger Moose Jaw Lodge No. 3
1908 + C. O. Davidson Kinistino Lodge No. 1
1907 + H. H. Campkin Indian Head Lodge No. 5
1906 + H. H. Campkin Indian Head Lodge No. 5