2018 Advisory Council
Chairman & Acting Chapter Advisor, Chris Little
Dad Little is a Past Master of Alvin Lodge #762 A.F. & A.M. 2008-2009, and Past President of the Masters, Wardens, and Secretarys Association Masonic District 31 during the year 2009-2010. He is also a Past High Priest of Park Place Chapter No. 458 Royal Arch Masons (2014-2015), Past Thrice Illustrious Master of Park Place Council No. 373 Royal & Select Masters (2013-2014), and Past Commander of Park Place Commandery No. 106 Knights Templar (2014-2015). Dad Little is a member of Alvin First United Methodist Church. He is and has been an active Boy Scout Assistant Scoutmaster at Troop 400 Grace Episcopal Church Alvin for the last three years, after being a Cub Scout Den Leader in Pack 400 for several years. He has been serving John Wayne Chapter as the chairman of the advisory council since January 2010. During the summer and fall of 2009, he and Dad Peebler organized the new Advisory Council and oversaw the move of the Chapter from Friendswood to Alvin. 2011 saw Dad Little complete all five Lessons of the Leadership Correspondence Course to earn his Lamp of Knowledge. He received further Advisor training in the summer of 2012 at the Great Plains Leadership Conference in Oklahoma. In 2013, he was elected by unanimous vote at the 93rd Session of the International Supreme Council Order of DeMolay in Minneapolis, Minnesota to receive the DeMolay Cross of Honor. In 2013, He once again attended the Great Plains Leadership Conference in Telaquah, Oklahoma. He also served as the Right Worshipful District Deputy Grand Master of the Most Worshipful Grand Lodge of Texas A.F. & A.M., District 31-A for 2013-2014. Past Excellent Chief of Francis A. Fritz White Council of Knight Masons and Past Sovereign Master of John E. Musick Chapter Allied Masonic Degrees. In 2017, the International Supreme Council of the Order of DeMolay nominated and unanimously elected Dad Little to receive the Honorary Legion of Honor. Dad Little has been serving as the Acting Chapter Advisor since August 1, 2017.
Mark A. Peebler, Chapter Advisor
Dad Peebler is a Senior DeMolay and Past Master Councilor (1977) from Galveston Chapter, (active) 1974-1981. He completed all five of the Leadership Correspondence Course Lessons to earn his Lamp of Knowledge in October 1974. In June of 1976, Dad Peebler earned his Representative DeMolay Award (RD). He is a Past Senior Warden of Tucker Lodge #297 A.F. & A.M. in Galveston, and a member of Alvin Lodge #762 A.F. & A.M. in Alvin. He is also a member of Park Place Chapter No. 458 Royal Arch Masons, Park Place Council No. 373 Royal & Select Masters, and Park Place Commandery No. 106 Knights Templar. Dad Peebler is a member of Grace Episcopal Church in Alvin. He has been a Boy Scout Assistant Scoutmaster at Troop 400 Grace Episcopal Church Alvin for two years, after being a Cub Scout Assistant Den Leader in Pack 400 for four years. Dad Peebler is the president and chief inspector at South Coast Inspections, Inc., a local residential and light commercial inspection company. During the summer and fall of 2009, he and Dad Little organized the new Advisory Council and oversaw the move of the Chapter from Friendswood to Alvin. He has been serving John Wayne Chapter as the chapter advisor since January 2010. He has also been a member of the Advisory Council of the San Jacinto Area Priory, Order of the Knighthood since its inception in 2011, and has served as Priory Advisor to the Sir Knights since January 2014. At the 83rd Annual Texas DeMolay State Conclave in Austin, Dad Peebler was awarded the Guild of the Leather Apron Chapter Advisor of the Year 2012 Award by Texas Executive Officer and Past Grand Master, Weldon Clampitte. At the 94th Annual Session of the International Supreme Council of the Order of DeMolay, Dad Peebler was nominated and unanimously elected to receive the Degree of Chevalier. He was invested with the Degree of Chevalier on September 20, 2014. On November 8, 2014 Dad Peebler was elected to serve in 2015 as the Commander in the South for the Gulf Coast Court of Chevaliers. In April of 2015, Dad Peebler was awarded the Golden Trowel Award from Alvin Lodge #762 A.F. & A.M. for his work with DeMolay. On November 8, 2015, he was elected and installed to serve as the Commander in the West for the Gulf Coast Court of Chevaliers. At the 96th Annual Session of the International Supreme Council, which was held in San Diego, California, he was nominated and unanimously elected to receive the Active Legion of Honor. Dad Peebler was invested with the Legion of Honor under the auspices of the Houston Preceptory on August 13, 2016 in Alvin, TX. On November 8, 2016, Dad Peebler was elected and installed as the Commander of the Gulf Coast Court of Chevaliers for the 2016-2017 term. On July 31, 2017, Dad Peebler resigned his position as Chapter Advisor, but remained on the Advisory Council as one of the advisors. On July 30, 2018 Dad Peebler was appointed by Chairman Little to fill the vacancy by serving out the remainder of the 2018 term as Chapter Advisor.
Camille Luke, Manor Advisor
Dixon Squire Manor #3 Squires of the Order of the Round Table
Mom Luke is a Majority Rainbow Girl, having served as Worthy Advisor three times in Port Neches Rainbow #159. She is also and Past Grand Representative, having represented two states and part of one country (Colorado, 92-93; Australia/Queensland, 93-94; North Dakota, 95-96). She has also served as Worthy Matron in both Port Neches and Pearland Eastern Star Chapters. Mom Luke serves outside the Squire and DeMolay capacity in Cub Scout and Boy Scouts, having been a Den Leader in Cub Pack 416 and Blue and Gold Committee Chair in Cub Pack 404. Her willingness to lead and advise our Squires helps to prepare them to become effective DeMolay when they come of age to join.
Craig L. Simon, Advisor
Dad Simon is a Senior DeMolay from Dallas Chapter (active 1975-1981). Previous Advisory Council experience includes:serving as Chapter Advisor (1985-1988) and Advisory Council Chairman (1989) of Highland Park Chapter (Tulsa, OK), as well as an Advisor for the Oklahoma Priory (1989). For a brief time, he also served on the Advisory Council of Stanley Garrity Chapter in Tinley Park, IL. DeMolay Awards and Honors include: various Merit Bars; LCC Lamp of Knowledge; Representative DeMolay; Degree of Chevalier; and Cross of Honor. Dad Simon is a member of Pilgrim-Rock Lodge No. 522 in Tulsa, having served as Worshipful Master (prior to the lodge merger) of Rock Lodge No. 513 in 1989.
Laura Little, Advisor and Secretary of the Council
Biography and photo coming soon.
Christopher J. Little, Associate Advisor
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Vince Colello, Advisor
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Steven Lamb, Athletics Advisor
Al Pool, Jr., Advisor
Biography coming soon.
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