What is the Divan?The Divan is the “board of directors” or “executive council” of the Philae Shriners, and serves as the management team for both fraternal and business activities. It’s members are listed below.
Illustrious Sir Ken Wheelans and Lady Gwenda
Noble Helgi Stefansson and Lady Inga
Illustrious Sir Shane Buchan
Noble Gino Thibeault and Lady Chantal
High Preist & Prophet
Noble Robert Stein and Lady Gay
Noble David Penney
Illustrious Sir Mike Schmid and Lady Michelle
Philae Shriners Ceremonial Divan
The Ceremonial Divan performs the ritualistic work of the Shrine for our Ceremonials, thus relieving the Divan officers of that responsibility, in order for the Divan to concentrate on their administrative duties and to better to serve our Nobles of Philae Shriners.
Ceremonial Potentate - Noble Gary Candow Ceremonial Chief Rabban - Noble Frank Reinhardt Ceremonial Assistant Rabban - Noble Bob Shay Ceremonial High Priest and Prophet - Noble Glenn Candow Ceremonial Oriental Guide - Noble Bob Bennett