New Jersey Council of Deliberation



Douglas R. Policastro 33°, Named New Deputy for New Jersey


The annual meeting of Supreme Council for the Actives and Active Emeriti of the Northern Masonic Jurisdiction was held in August 2018. In the off year cycle such as this, annual sessions are held at headquarters in Lexington, MA.


MW Douglas R. Policastro was officially named as the new Deputy for New Jersey and ascending to the position following the appointment by Sovereign Grand Commander Ill. David A. Glattly.


The New Jersey Valleys congratulate MW & Ill Douglas R. Policastro and wish him continued success in his Masonic endeavors. Ill. Doug was Coronated a 33rd Degree in 1998. He Served the Grand Lodge of New Jersey as Grand Master in 2006.


Ill. Policastro has also served as Chairman of the State Executive Committee for Children's Dyslexia Centers of NJ, Masonic Student Model Assistance Program, Past Chairman of the Board Masonic Charity Foundation, and Past Administrator of the Masonic Home of NJ.


Ill Doug is also a Past Most Excellent Grand High Priest of the Grand Royal Arch Chapter, Past Most Illustrious Grand Master of the Most Puissant Grand Council of Royal and Select Masters, and Past Right Eminent Grand Commander of Knights Templar for the State of New Jersey to name just a few of his accolades.


Join us in welcoming Ill. Doug, a man and a Mason of fine caliber and stature.