Grand Chapters under the Supreme Grand Chapter


Similar to Masons, the Order of Eastern Stars have Grand Chapters which are responsible for overseeing the Order of Eastern Star within each State. Each Grand Chapter has a Grand Matron that serves at the helm who has a slate of Grand Officers that assist her in managing the State. Below is a list of Grand Chapters within the various areas of operations for International Free and Accepted Modern Masons, Inc. and Order of Eastern Star.

National District

ND Grand Matron

States Included


East Central Sis. Jean Ragsdale Kentucky, Maryland, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and Washington, DC
Eastern Sis. Carolyn Sistrunck Connecticut, Delaware, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, and Rhode Island
Gulf Coast Sis. Minerva Daniels Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Oklahoma, and Texas
Midwest Sis. Monique Walton Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Missouri, Wisconsin, and Minnesota
Southeast Sis. Veotha Smith Alabama, Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee
Southwest Sis. Sylvia Stadmire Arizona, California, and Nevada


Grand Chapter

Grand Matron


Alabama Lydia Sis. Alberta S. Jackson  
Arizona Louise Williams Sis. Yerronda Lewis  
Arkansas Pernelle Tubbs Sis. Cheryl Green  
Bahamas Queen Esther Daughter Kay Briggs  
California Queen of Sheba Sis. Virginia Medlock  
Connecticut Electa Sis. Cora Mercer  
Delaware Delaware Sis. Evangeline Worthy  
District of Columbia Electa Sis. Vivian M. Rouse  
Florida N. R. Christine Hayes Sis. Christine W. Hayes  
Georgia Electa Sis. Shandrea McCant  
Illinois Lillian Gill Sis. Alfreda Jordan
Indiana Queen of Sheba Sis. Mildred Bowen  
Iowa Naomi TBA  
Kentucky Eleanor Roosevelt Sis. Hassie Cleaver  
Maryland Adah Sis. Stephanie Daniels  
Massachusetts Miriam Sis. Indira Shah  
Michigan Edith Sampson Sis. Charlotte Nichols
Minnesota Lavinia Hartfield Sis Francine Boyd  
Mississippi Electa Sis. Dorothy Jones  
Missouri Saffold Sis. Connie Jennings  
Nevada The Rising Stars Sis. Essie Richard  
New Jersey Bethune Sis. Grace Hixon  
New York Mary Magdalene Sis. Maria Jennings
North Carolina Equilla Sis. Rosetta Kirkpatrick  
Ohio St. Mary's Sis. Laquetta Gosha  
Pennsylvania Princess Ghana Sis. Janie Corbett  
South Carolina Queen of the South Sis. Bernice Walker  
Tennessee Rebecca Sis. Myra Hall
Texas Grace Sis. Cynthia Foster  
Virginia Esther Sis. Michell Green  
Wisconsin Mary Euell Sis. Clara Carter  

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