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GRAND CHAPTER OFFICERS

Grand Worthy Matron

Mary R. McGhee is a graduate of G C Shaw High School of Stovall N.C, She further her education at Southeastern Business College, Vance Granville Community College and, Shaw University. Presently, Certified as a Basic Life Support Instructor and a member of CPR Consultants’ INC Faculty of Raleigh, NC.

Grand Worthy Patron

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Associate Matron

Marshal Paige Valentine (Malakala Kilakila) is a graduate of Kaplan University with a BS in Information Technology and Network Administration which I graduated with Honors. I also have an Electronic Engineering from Lenior Community College and Medical Degree from Wake Tech/UNC Chapel Hill. I am a member of Saint Paul AME Church in Raleigh, North Carolina under the Leadership of Reverend Doctor G.L. Edmond. I attend Grace Covernant in Cornelius, North Carolina under the Leadership of Pastor Farrell Lemings in which I reside in Charlotte, North Carolina.

RICHARD PEELER

Grand Associate Patron

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Grand Conductress

Rose Seegars Nelson is a native of Kershaw, S.C.  and is the fifth child of thirteen born to her parents,  Nannie Mae and Paul Seegars, twelve girls and one boy.    Rose is married to Lewis H. Nelson, Jr.  Nelson has one son, Dr. Damion D. Dunlap, wife Tracy, and five precious grandchildren, Josiah, Gabriel, Joy, Daniel and Grace.

Grand Secretary
2015-Present

Cynthia Bailey Wilkerson is a native of Durham, North Carolina and has three children, Roderick, Se’Darice, Brea and two grandchildren.  After graduating from Durham High School, she furthered her education graduating with a Bachelor of Science degree in Education from North Carolina Central University.

Masonic Affiliations:
Member and Past Matron of Prospect Chapter #379, OES, P.H.A.
Member of Maria Court #1, Cyrene Crusaders
Member of Boyd and Hodge Court 7, Heroines of Jericho
Member of University Assembly #218, The Order of the Golden Circle

Other Affiliations:
Member of Mount Gilead Baptist Church where she is currently serving as Chair of Trustees, New Members Chair, and Personnel Committee Co-chair Previously served on Budget committee and as Sunday School Teacher.

Licenses and Certifications:
Notary Public
Duke University, Research Cost Compliance (Grants) Specialist
Retired with 29+ years from Duke University in Accounting.

Grand Treasurer
2010-Present

Angela currently serves as the Executive Director at Central Children’s Home of North Carolina, Inc. Angela has been with the Central Children’s Home since 1998 where she served as the Home’s Business Manager/ Continuous Quality Improvement (CQI) Coordinator. She was appointed Interim Executive Director in September 2008 and named Executive Director in June 2009. Prior to working at Central Children’s Home, she also worked as the Senior Balancing Control Specialist in the Commercial Loan Department at Central Carolina Bank (now SunTrust). Angela also worked as a Revenue Field Auditor with the North Carolina Department of Revenue.