Most Worshipful David A. Walker
Grand Master of Masons in Maine 2013-2014
Bro. Walker was raised a Master Mason in Monmouth Lodge in June of 1979. He became an officer later that same year and progressed through the chairs, serving with distinction as Worshipful Master in 1985. In 1987 he was had the honor of being appointed by M.W. Ernest H. Curtis as one of the first District Education Representatives installed in Grand Lodge. Following two years as in that position, he was appointed District Deputy Grand Master of the 11th Masonic District, serving for two years. He was appointed in 1992 to the Masonic Education and Lodge Service Committee (MEALS) by M.W. George P. Pulkkinen and he chaired that Committee until 2005 and continued on as a member of this Committee until May of 2013. At Grand Lodge in the spring of 2001, M.W. Bro. Wayne T. Adams presented Bro. Walker the Simon Greenleaf Medal for outstanding service to the Craft. In the spring of 2002 Br. Walker was elected Sr. Grand Warden and in 2005 he was appointed Grand Marshal by M.W. Claire V. Tusch. In May of 2012 Br. Walker was elected Deputy Grand Master.
Br. Walker is a charter member of Seminary Hill Daylight Lodge #220. He is a member of Scottish Rite, Valley of Androscoggin and Portland Consistory, where he serves as 2nd Lt. Commander. He is a member of Kora Temple, A.A.O.N.M.S. He is also a member of the Maine Lodge of Research.
As Chairman of the Masonic Education and Lodge Service Committee (MEALS), he has been an integral part of the many programs created for the Craft, including the Education Videos, Masonic Protocol Video, the expanded Candidate Lesson books and the new District Representative and District Deputy Manuals.
He has served Monmouth Lodge as:
Chairman of the Widows Committee since 1985
Chairman of the Education Committee since 1982
Secretary since 1994
An active member of his community, Bro. Walker has served as:
Coach of Little League Softball for 16 years
Vice Chairman Monmouth Federal Credit Union Board of Directors 23 years
Treasurer, Vice President, President Monmouth Community Players
Monmouth Lions Club Board of Directors
Monmouth School Committee for 12 Years (6 Years as Chairman)
Member of the Monmouth Academy Wall of Fame
Monmouth Academy Board of Trustees
Bro. Walker has been blessed by a wonderful family, his wife of 39 years Audrey, and two adult daughters Amanda and Alyson along with granddaughters Alex and Natalie.