Tuesday, January 10, 2012
Supreme Governor's Visiting our Lodge on February 12, 2012
Wesley I. Crowder serves as Supreme Governor of the Loyal Order of Moose. He was elected to this position “ which also serves as Chairman of the Moose International Board of Directors “ at the 123rd International Convention in Anaheim in July 2011. He had previously served as Supreme Jr. Governor in 2010-11 and Supreme Prelate during 2009-10. Wes had served on the Supreme Council, the fraternity's corporate Board of Directors, since June 2005. He had previously served since 2004 on the Moose heart Board of Directors, and on the Moose International Government Relations Committee since 2001.
Wes joined Bedford, VA Lodge 1897 in 1963.Â He served his Lodge as Governor, Past Governor and Sports Chairman and many other Lodge activities.
At the state level, Wes served as District 6 President, Past District President and District Chairman for the Virginia Moose Association Transportation System. He is a Past President of the Virginia Moose Association and served as Deputy Supreme Governor, Outer Guard and Sergeant-at-Arms.
A member of the 50 Division of the Moose 25 Club, Wes received the Fellowship Degree of Honor in 1974, and the Pilgrim Degree of Merit in 1982.
In addition to his Moose involvement, Wes is an active supporter of his local school district and is a leader of numerous homebuilders€™ associations in Virginia. He is on the board of the Safe Surfing, USA Foundation, and also serves on the Department of Charitable Gaming Advisory Board for the Commonwealth of Virginia. He resides in Bedford.