International DeMolay Congress

The DeMolay Congress is the Senate-style body where two voting delegates represent each DeMolay jurisdiction. The delegates meet once a year and elect an International Master Councilor and an International Congress Secretary, who lead and serve as the heads of the body for a time span of one year.

Chase W. Gordon  |  International Master Councilor   


Chase Gordon of Arizona was installed as the 51st International Master Councilor on June 17, 2017 in Buffalo, NY.

Chase W. Gordon was inducted into Glendale Chapter in Glendale, AZ on July 11, 2010. Starting in a Chapter of six members, Chase helped grow his Chapter to thirty active members and rose to become Master Councilor of his Chapter. Later he served as State Scribe, State Senior Councilor, Deputy State Master Councilor, and the 89th State Master Councilor of the Arizona DeMolay Association.

Chase has focused much of his time on mentoring others, contributing to charitable organizations, and working with youth with disabilities.

He also possesses a rich history in DeMolay. His father, William, served as the 59th State Master Councilor of Arizona, and his brother, Chandler, served as the 87th State Master Councilor and 49th International Master Councilor.

In his personal life, Chase graduated Sandra Day O’Connor High School in Phoenix, AZ with a 4.5 GPA and served as his Air Force Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps Unit Commander. He also regularly donates to a variety of charities, including the Shriners Hospitals for Children and the Arizona Masonic Foundation for Children.

He is also a Master Mason of Glendale Lodge #23 in Glendale, AZ, the Lodge he grew up in.


Mason M. Sellars | International Congress Secretary

Mason Sellars of Colorado was installed as the 51st International Congress Secretary on June 17, 2017 in Buffalo, New York.

Mason Monroe Sellars was inducted into Golden Chapter in Golden, Colorado, on May 26, 2011. From the beginning of his DeMolay career he played an integral role in growing the chapter from just a few members to one of the largest in Colorado. The chapter’s successes were recognized by being named Chapter of the Year for 2013-14 and 2014-15. In addition to serving his chapter, Mason has been active in the Colorado DeMolay Association, where he has served as State Chaplain, State Junior Councilor, Deputy State Master Councilor, and as its 89th State Master Councilor.

Mason’s accomplishments in DeMolay, his contributions to other non-profit and community service organizations, and his various personal accomplishments led to his selection as the 2016 DeMolay of the Year.

A recent high school graduate, Mason looks forward to serving the Brethren of DeMolay before resuming his academic and professional pursuits.


Brandon R. Herring | International Congress Advisor

Brandon R. Herring of Arkansas was appointed International Congress Advisor by Grand Master Ronald J. Minshall at the 97th Annual Session in Buffalo, NY.


Jeffery R. English | Deputy Congress Advisor

Jeffery English of Kansas was appointed Deputy Congress Advisor by Grand Master Ronald J. Minshall at the 97th Annual Session in Buffalo, NY.


Past Congress Officers