Current Officers

These are the current officer lines for the four bodies that comprise the Valley of Bridgeport.   Note that the Lafayette Consistory encompasses three Valleys — Bridgeport, New Haven and Waterbury and its officers come from all three Valleys.

Dewitt Clinton Lodge of Perfection

Chartered on May 11, 1858, the Dewitt Clinton Lodge of Perfection portrays the first degrees a Scottish Rite candidate will attend. Responsible for conferring the 4th through the 14th degrees, the Lodge lays the foundation for further degree work in the Ancient Accepted Scottish Rite.

Dewitt Clinton Lodge of Perfection holds their Stated Communications on the 3rd Monday in February, October and November at 7:30 p.m., with their Annual Meeting being held on the 3rd Monday in May at 8:00 p.m.

Thrice Potent MasterRobert J. Furce, MSA
Deputy MasterMichael C. Jachimczyk, MSA
Senior WardenDavid H. Cooper
Junior WardenVictor D. Ojeda
OratorRaymond J. Savoy
TreasurerEdward R. Ham 33°
SecretaryJack J.S. Farkas, MSA 33°
Master of CeremoniesJoseph A. Zannino, Jr.
HospitalerDavid B. Urban MSA
Captain of the GuardJeff Feinson
TylerHarvey J. Hartin, MSA

Washington Council Princes of Jerusalem

Chartered on June 1, 1858, the Washington Council Princes of Jerusalem confers the 15th and 16th degrees on Scottish Rite candidates.

Washington Council Princes of Jerusalem holds their Stated Assemblies on the 3rd Monday of February, October and November at 7:30 p.m.

Sovereign PrinceEdward Anyafulu
High PriestPranav B. Sambamurti
Senior WardenGary Ecsedi
Junior WardenChristopher Jennings
TreasurerEdward R. Ham 33°
SecretaryJack J.S. Farkas , MSA 33°
OratorJack J. Baril, Jr.
Master of CeremoniesBarry S. Ronner
Captain of the GuardThomas E. Csengery, MSA
HospitalerDavid B. Urban MSA
TylerHarvey J. Hartin, MSA

Pequonnock Chapter of Rose Croix

Also chartered on June 1, 1858, the Pequonnock Chapter of Rose Croix of H.R.D.M. confers the 17th and 18th degrees.

Pequonnock Chapter of Rose Croix of H.R.D.M holds their Stated Convocations on the 3rd Monday in February, October and November at 7:30 p.m., with their Annual Convocation on the 3rd Monday in May at 8:00 p.m.

Most Wise Master Benito Vasquez
Senior WardenGuy O. Whelchell, III
Junior Warden John A. Amarilios, MSA
Orator Michael J. Kaczynski
TreasurerEdward R. Ham 33°
SecretaryJack J. S. Farkas, MSA 33°
Master of CermoniesRobert J. Furce, MSA
HospitalerDavid B. Urban MSA
Captain of the GuardMichael D. Sabia, Jr.
TylerHarvey J. Hartin, MSA

Lafayette Consistory, S.P.R.S 32°

Chartered on June 1, 1858, the Lafayette Consistory, S.P.R.S, 32° confers the 19th through the 32nd degrees upon Scottish Rite candidates.

Lafayette Consistory, S.P.R.S, 32° serves as the Consistory for the Valleys of Bridgeport, New Haven, and Waterbury.

Lafayette Consistory, S.P.R.S, 32° holds their Stated Rendezvous on the 3rd Monday in February, October and November at 7:30 p.m., with their Annual on the 3rd Monday in May at 8:00 p.m.

Commander-in-ChiefAustin P. Clark 33°
First Lieutenant CommanderJoseph B. Cyr, MSA 33°
Second Lieutenant CommanderPaul L. Chello 33°
OratorRobert J. Furce, MSA
ChancellorCharles McCollum MSA 33°
TreasurerEdward R. Ham 33°
SecretaryJack J.S. Farkas, MSA 33°
Master of CeremoniesDaniel Galloza, MSA
HospitalerDavid B. Urban MSA
Engineer and SeneschalSteven P. Schreck, MSA 33°