E.Comp. Martyn Wake – 2nd Provincial Grand Principal
E.Comp. Martyn was Exalted into St Quentin’s Chapter No.4778 on 15 November 1995 and Installed as the Most Excellent Zerubbabel in 2006, and Principal Sojourner in 2008.
He was appointed to the Acting Rank of Provincial Grand Standard Bearer in 2009, promoted to Past Provincial Grand Sojourner in 2012, appointed Provincial Grand Charity Steward in 2016, appointed Provincial Deputy Grand Scribe Ezra from 2017 to 2022.
In 2020 he was Appointed in Supreme Grand Chapter to the Rank of Past Grand Standard Bearer, appointed 3rd Provincial Grand Principal in 2022, and appointed as 2nd Provincial Grand Principal in 2023.
He became a Joining Member of Hendre Chapter No. 3250 in 2009 and Lord Swansea Chapter No.8364 in 2022.
In other orders, he was Advanced into Cowbridge Mark Master Masons Lodge No. 1573 in 2004, becoming Master in 2015. He was appointed Assistant Director of Ceremonies in 2017, and then promoted to Past Provincial Grand Sword Bearer.
In the Craft he was Initiated into Industria Cambrensis Lodge No.6700 on 20 March 1992, progressing through all the Offices and was Installed as Master on 19 November 1999. Serving as Secretary for eight years and Director of Ceremonies for three years. He was appointed to the Acting Rank of Provincial Assistant Grand Director of Ceremonies in 2006. Promoted to Past Provincial Grand Sword Bearer in 2009 and promoted to Past Provincial Junior Grand Warden in 2018, appointed Provincial Junior Grand Warden of the Province in 2021.
In Grand Lodge he was appointed PAGDC in 2023, becoming a joining member of Hendre Lodge No.3250 in 2008, serving as Secretary from 2015 to 2022. He is a founder Member of the Albert Edward Court Lodge of Research No.9908, being installed as the Primus Director of Ceremonies, an office he held for 2 years. In 2022 he became a joining member of Morganwg Lodge No 5084, and a joining member of Lord Swansea Lodge No. 8364, in 2022.
In Rose Croix he was perfected into Cowbridge Chapter No.985 in 2005 and was Installed in the Chair in 2015 and Promoted to 30 degrees in 2017.
He is a Past Commander of the Llynfi Valley Lodge of Royal Ark Mariners No. 1592, having joined RAM in 2008.