District Officers

District Advisor (DA)

M∴W∴B∴ James F. Easterling, Jr.

District Deputy Grand Masters (DDGM)

R∴W∴B∴ Alexander Herbert

Bio: R∴W∴B∴ Herbert is a Past Master of Hudson Lodge № 510 and a Past District Education Officer of the 21st Masonic District. He is also the Chaplain of the Symbolic Lodge Officers Association (SLOA), the Tyler of Goose & Gridiron Lodge № 1717, the Senior Warden of the Ohio Lodge of Research (OLR), the Inner Guard pro tempore of Castle Island Virtual Lodge № 190 (Grand Lodge of Manitoba AF&AM), and a Regent of the Royal Scofield Society. He and his wife Meaghan live in Bedford.
Lodges:
  • Canton № 60
  • Meridian Sun № 69
  • ​Conrad № 271
  • William McKinley № 431
  • Trinity № 710

R∴W∴B∴ Eric Muehlenbein

R∴W∴B∴ Muehlenbein is a Past Master of Canton Lodge № 60 and a Past District Education Officer of the 21st Masonic District. He is currently serving as an officer in the Emeth Lodge of Perfection, AASR Valley of Canton. He and his wife Joy have three children and four grandchildren and reside in Canton.
Lodges:
  • Clinton № 47
  • Coventry-Akron № 83
  • Caldwell № 330
  • National № 568
  • Barberton № 750
  • William H. Hoover № 770

R∴W∴B∴ Theodore 'Ted' Rhodes

Bio: R∴W∴B∴ Rhodes is a Past Master of Canton Lodge № 60 and a Past District Education Officer of the 21st Masonic District. He and his wife Stephanie live in North Canton.
Lodges:
  • Tuscarawas № 60
  • New Philadelpha № 177
  • Mystic Tie № 194
  • Port Washington № 202
  • Wayfarer № 789

R∴W∴B∴ Michael Zabor

Bio: R∴W∴B∴ Zabor is a Past Master of Meridian Sun Lodge № 69. He is a Past Thrice Potent Master of the Aroba Lodge of Perfection, AASR Valley of Akron, and received his 33rd Degree in Grand Rapids, Michigan in 2005. He and his wife Barbara have been married for 54 years and reside in Richfield.
Lodges:
  • Star № 187
  • Summit № 213
  • Hudson № 510
  • Ashlar № 639
  • Victory № 649
  • Mount Akra № 680

District Education Officers (DEO)

W∴B∴ Eric Lautzenheiser

Bio: W∴B∴ Lautzenheiser is a Past Master of Juilliard Lodge № 460, which merged with William H. Hoover Lodge № 770. He is currently serving as an officer in the Emeth Lodge of Perfection, AASR Valley of Canton. Eric and his wife Heidi reside in Plain Township and have two children, Tyler and Lauren.
Lodges:
  • Tuscarawas № 59
  • Caldwell № 330
  • William McKinley № 431
  • Trinity № 710
  • Barberton № 750

W∴B∴ Russell Myers, Jr.

Bio: W∴B∴ Myers is a three-term Past Master, two-term Secretary, and two-term LEO of Cypress Lodge #604, now Tuscarawas Lodge № 59. He continues to serve as LEO for Tuscarawas Lodge № 59. WB Myers is also the Orator of the Stark Consistory, AASR Valley of Canton, the Scribe of Canton Chapter RAM № 84, the Steward of Canton Council RSM № 35, and the Warder of Canton Commandery № 38. He and his wife Nancy live in Strasburg.
Lodges:
  • Clinton № 47
  • New Philadelphia № 177
  • Mystic Tie № 194
  • Port Washington № 202
  • National № 568
  • William H. Hoover № 770

W∴B∴ Marc Osborne

Bio: W∴B∴ Osborne is a three-time Past Master of National Lodge № 568 and two-time Past Thrice Potent Master of the Aroba Lodge of Perfection, AASR Valley of Akron. He has been married to his wife Sheri for 25 years and have 3 children (Ian, Courtney and Brian) and 6 grandchildren. WB Osborne and Sherri live in Barberton.
Lodges:
  • Canton № 60
  • Meridian Sun № 69
  • Summit № 213
  • ​Conrad № 271
  • Mount Akra № 680

W∴B∴ Larry Wilson, Jr.

Bio: W∴B∴ Wilson is a Past Master of Meridian Sun Lodge № 69. He is currently serving in the officer line of the Aroba Lodge of Perfection, AASR, Valley of Akron. He and his wife Karen live in Twinsburg.
Lodges:
  • Coventry-Akron № 83
  • Star № 187
  • Hudson № 510
  • Ashlar № 639
  • Victory № 649
  • Wayfarer № 789