Ed Reese

The Nobility of Irem Shrine unanimously elected Edward M. Reese, of Shavertown, as their
82nd Illustrious Potentate, at the annual election held on Saturday, December 12, 2015 at Irem
Country Club, Dallas.

     Elected with Illustrious Sir Reese were Raymond S. Toney, Chief Rabban; Richard D.
Williams, Assistant Rabban; Stephen J. Koonrad, High Priest & Prophet; Thomas A. Aycock,
Oriental Guide; D.L.Sadvary, Treasurer and Richard E. Polish, Recorder.

     A reception honoring all newly elected officers was held on January 17, 2016 at Appletree
Terrace, Newberry Estate, Dallas, PA. All Nobles and Ladies, in attendance, enjoyed socializing,
the refreshments and music.

     Ill. Sir Ed joined Irem in 1993 and immediately joined the Motor Corps, were he served as
Secretary in 1994 and again from 2004 to 2008. He has been active in all Irem events, including
the circus, where he has been Co-chairman of the Candy Apple Room and Co-chairman of the
Food Room.

     Ill. Sir Ed has been a member of Nanticoke Lodge #232, F.&A.M. since 1992, where he
served as Lodge Secretary from 2010 to 2013. He is also a member of Keystone Consistory,
Valley of Scranton.

     He and his lovely Lady Shonda reside in Shavertown and are the parents of two grown sons, Edward and Christopher. All of Irem wish
them both the best of health, happiness and success in the coming year.