MWB Adam Hathaway, Grand Master of Masons in New Mexico 2018
Most Worshipful Brother Adam Hathaway was born in Toms River, New Jersey and moved to Key West, Florida when he was 13. He worked his way through high school at the docks and on several ships of questionable soundness. After graduating from high school, he came to Albuquerque, New Mexico to attend the University of New Mexico where he received a Bachelor’s Degree in Organizational Communication with a minor in Medieval History and a Master’s Degree in Public Administration. He now lives in Meadowlake, just outside of Los Lunas.
Most Worshipful Brother Adam works as an Energy Conservation Specialist for Lobo Energy, Inc. since 2008, serving on the team that implements the energy conservation plan for UNM. He is also one of three Professional Registered Parliamentarians in New Mexico, having been trained and credentialed in parliamentary procedure, presiding and writing, amending, revising and interpreting bylaws and other governing documents. He is the Parliamentarian and Immediate Past President of the New Mexico State Association of Parliamentarians and teaches classes at the state and national levels.
In the non-profit sector, he is a member of a 501 (c) 3 non-profit educational organization which recreates and teaches the Middle Ages, where over the last 29 years, he has served as its college, municipal and regional presidents and held national corporate offices in project management, disciplinary investigations and disaster relief.
Most Worshipful Brother Adam was raised to the Sublime Degree of Master Mason in Sandia Mountain Lodge No. 72 in November of 2005 and installed as Worshipful Master in 2010. He is a Past Grand Marshal and has served as Chair of the Committee on Jurisprudence, Chair of Long Range Planning, Chair of MASONICon, and as a member of the Committee on Masonic Education, the Committee on Accounts, Ways and Means and Associate Editor of the New Mexico Freemason. He was appointed Junior Grand Deacon by Most Worshipful Most Worshipful Brother Bill Childers.
Most Worshipful Brother Adam is a Past High Priest, Past Illustrious Master and Past Commander of the York Rite Bodies of Albuquerque; Past Master of Kadosh and Past Wise Master of the Scottish Rite Bodies of Santa Fe and a Knight Commander of the Court of Honor. He is a member of the Ballut Abyad Shrine, where he served eight years as Parliamentarian and four years as Hospital Chair. He is a Past Master of the Lodge of Research of New Mexico and Past President of the Albuquerque Scottish Rite Club and the Young Guns Shrine Unit. Most Worshipful Brother Adam is a member of the York Rite College, Red Cross of Constantine, Knight Masons, Holy Royal Arch Knight Templar Priests, the Societas Rosicruciana in Civitatibus Foederatis and the Royal Order of Scotland.