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Right Worshipful Bryan Simmons, a U.S. Army Veteran and native of Massachusetts is the District Deputy Grand Master of the Massachusetts 19 East District and Past Master of Ezekiel Bates Lodge in Attleboro, Massachusetts. Brother Simmons has held many pillar offices in several appendant bodies and currently serves on several committees for the Grand Lodge of Massachusetts including vice-chairman of the 250th committee to honor our forefathers as we lead up to the nation's 250th anniversary in 2026. as well as having served on several standing and Ad-Hoc committees for the city of Attleboro.

Brother Simmons thrives in behind-the-scenes work; his most notable accomplishment is the founding of Masonic Con in 2016 at Ezekiel Bates Lodge, which has provided fraternalism and education to countless Brothers across the country. Brother Simmons co-hosts three podcasts Worthy and Well Qualified and Arts, Parts, and Points, An Exchange of Masonic Education and Ideas, and Being Human Kind.

Brother Simmons lives with his wife Jenn and daughter Clara in Pawtucket, Rhode Island, and has two adult kids Jacob and Taylor in Phoenix, Arizona. For fun, he travels and attends historical and cultural events that push his comfort levels.