Provincial Grand Master
R.W. Bro. Kevin John Hicks
12th Mark Provincial Grand Master
The Province of Cornwall
Right Worshipful Brother Kevin Hicks was Initiated in Tregullow Lodge No. 1006 (Craft) where he became a Master Mason at the age of 21. After progressing through the various offices he was installed as the Master in 1986. His Mark career began at the age of 22 when he joined Boscawen Lodge of Mark Master Masons No. 101, progressing to be the Master in 1984.
His first Provincial appointment in the Mark Degree in 1987 was to the office of Provincial Grand Senior Overseer. In 1997 he was promoted to Provincial Grand Junior Warden. He has been very active in the Mark Degree having also been the Provincial Grand Treasurer for a number of years, and being appointed Assistant Provincial Grand Mater in 2008, Deputy Provincial Grand Master in 2012, becoming the Provincial Grand Master in 2014.
He has also been very active in other Degrees being a member of the Craft, Royal Arch, Royal Ark Mariners and Rose Croix and has passed through the Chair in all Degrees.
Right Worshipful Brother Kevin is a committed family man being married to his wife Sue for almost 40 years, they have a daughter, a son, a Granddaughter and three Grandsons.
He has also been a keen sportsman representing Cornwall and England at Clay Pigeon Shooting, (being Captain on numerous occasion), Cornwall Bowls indoors and out, and played Rugby for Truro. He is an avid follower of the Cornish Pirates and England Rugby teams.
Deputy Provincial Grand Master
V.W. Bro. Peter Frederick Johns PGJO
Very Worshipful Brother Peter Johns joined True and Faithful Lodge No. 318 (Craft) where he became a Master Mason in 1988. He progressed through the offices and became Master in 1995. He is also a member of two other Craft Lodges, Cornish Links No. 9481, becoming Master in 2004, and Robert Elliot Lodge No. 9483. He was appointed Past Provincial Junior Grand Warden in 2014.
His Mark Masonic Career began in 1990 when he joined St Michaels Lodge No. 175. After progressing through the various offices in the Lodge, he became Master in 1999. In 2003 he took the position of Secretary for 9 years until 2012. Being a great supporter of the Mark Degree he is also a member of Cornish Installed Mark Masters No. 1332, Lyver Ha Pluvenn No. 1884, Cornwall Mark Provincial Wardens No. 1885 and Edward Perry Morgan Lodge No. 1632. His first Provincial Appointment in the Mark Degree was as Provincial Assistant Grand Director of Ceremonies in 2003. There followed a promotion to Provincial Grand Senior Warden in 2006.
In 2012 he was appointed Assistant Provincial Grand Master, serving the Province as such for two years before being appointed Deputy Provincial Grand Master in 2014. His first appointment to Grand Rank was as Assistant Grand Director of Ceremonies in 2010, there followed two further promotions, Past Grand Junior Deacon in 2012 and Past Grand Junior Overseer in 2016.
He joined St Michaels Lodge of Royal Ark Mariners No. 175 in 1993 becoming the Worshipful Commander in 2002. He was promoted to Royal Ark Mariner Provincial Grand Rank in 2009 and Royal Ark Mariner Grand Rank in 2012.
A member of Cornish Installed Commanders Lodge No. 1332, Edward Perry Morgan Lodge No. 1632
Assistant Provincial Grand Master
W. Bro. Peter John J Furness PAGDC
Worshipful Brother Peter Furness joined The lodge of the Three Grand Principles No 967 (Craft) in 1994. He progressed through the offices and became Master of the Lodge in 2002.
He was appointed Provincial Grand Junior Deacon in 2009 and promoted to the rank of Past Provincial Grand Registrar in 2016.
His Mark Masonic career began in 1995 when he was Advanced in The Three Grand Principles Lodge No 879. After progressing through the various positions in the Lodge, he became Master in 2005. His first Provincial appointment in the Mark Degree was as Provincial Grand Sword Bearer in 2009. In 2011 he was appointed as Provincial Grand Treasurer and then to Provincial Grand Director of Ceremonies in 20014.
Grand rank came in 2013 when he was appointed as Past Assistant Grand Sword Bearer and in 2017 was promoted to Grand Assistant director of Ceremonies (Active).
Also a member of St Michaels Lodge No 175 and Edward Perry Morgan Lodge No. 1632.
Elevated in Three Grand Principles lodge of Royal Ark Mariners in 2001 becoming the Worshipful Commander in 2007. Receiving Royal Ark Mariner Provincial Grand Rank in 2013, and Royal Ark Mariner Grand rank the following year (2014).
Also a Member of Cornish Installed Commanders Lodge No.1332 and Edward Perry Morgan Lodge No. 1632
W.Bro. Kevin A.J. Dower P.A.G.Swd.B.
Provincial Grand Treasurer
W.Bro. Simon J. Trevains G.J.D.
Provincial Grand Secretary
W.Bro. Christopher John Hawkey P.G.J.O.
Provincial Grand Director of Ceremonies