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Grand York Rite of Utah Educational Series: March 19, 2021, at 7pm MDT (GMT-6)
Submitted By Most Illustrious Companion Reed Fanning
Grand Master, Grand Council of Utah

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The Grand York Rite of Utah is providing a series of educational presentations. The next presentation is on March 19, 2021, at 7pm MST on Zoom. Glenn Cook will be presenting on Orders Beyond the York Rite. The Zoom link is listed below. Below is the list of programs currently planned and details on the presentation. After each presentation, a Grand Visitation will follow.

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Brother Cook grew up in the Tulsa, Oklahoma area.  He attended the University of Oklahoma and the University of Aberdeen in Scotland.  He graduated from the J. Reuben Clark Law School at Brigham Young University in 1982.  He then entered active service in the US Navy Judge Advocate General Corps.  He subsequently served as a Reserve officer, attaining the rank of Captain, including over six years as a General Court-Martial Judge, the Chief Reserve Judge of the US Navy and on the Navy-Marine Corps Court of Criminal Appeals.  Brother Cook is qualified as an attorney both in the United States and England and has a private law practice in Salt Lake City.

A member of a number of Masonic and appendent bodies in this country and England, he has been the presiding officer in many of them.  He was coronated a 33rd Degree Inspector General Honorary in October 2003.  He was appointed as a Grand Lodge Officer in 2002 by MW Wm. Powell and installed Grand Master of Masons in Utah at the 136th Annual Communication in 2008.

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