Grand Master

Most Worshipful Brother Darrell G. Fremont

Brother Fremont was born in Waterloo on September 25, 1952 and graduated from Cedar Falls High School.  He received his Associates of Arts at Hawkeye Community College and his B.A. and M.A. from the University of Northern Iowa.  Brother Darrell and his lady Ann were married on December 31, 1999 in Key Largo, Florida.  They have two daughters, Allison Dyer and Keira Hippe, and two sons, Bryce Fremont and Kyle Schultz. 

Brother Darrell has spent most of his life working in Information Technology and was employed by the Grand Lodge of Iowa.  Darrell is a member of the Lutheran Church of Hope – Grimes Campus and is the past Association Manager of the Iowa State USBC Bowling Association. He was inducted into the Iowa State USBC Bowling Association Hall of Fame in 2009

Darrell has worn the Purple of the Fraternity as Senior Grand Steward in 2010-2011, Deputy Grand Master in 2015-2016, Deputy Grand Secretary 2017-2021, Senior Grand Warden 2021-2022, and served on the Technology Committee from 2016-2020, Lodge Service Committee 2016-2017, Executive Director 2017- 2021.  He served as Worshipful Master of Star Lodge No. 115 in Madrid, 2008, 2009 and Operative Lodge No. 308 in Polk City in 2012 and is currently a member of Operative Lodge No. 308 in Polk City, Mount Hermon Lodge No. 263 in Cedar Rapids and Legacy Lodge No. 678 in Des Moines. 

He joined the Des Moines Scottish Rite in 2010 and has been an active participant in the degrees and received K.C.C.H. in 2021. He is a member of the Des Moines York Rite, Corinthian Chapter No. 14, Alpha Council No. 1, Temple Commandery No. 4.  He is a member of Iowa Research Lodge No. 2, Cedar Rapids High Twelve, Des Moines High Twelve, El Kahir Shrine, Za Ga Zig Shrine and South Central M.I.-D.L. Club.  He is a member of the York Rite Sovereign Iowa College No. 37, Red Cross of Constantine Bartholomew Conclave, life member of Black Hawk Chapter, Order of DeMolay in Cedar Falls and received his Legion of Honor in 2016. 

He holds District Lecturer’s Certificate No. 3162.

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