How much do you know about the man who was elected to serve as Worshipful Master of Irving Lodge during the current Masonic Year? Michael “Mike” Steven Shrum graduated from Nimitz High School in Irving. His father Richard, was a Master Mason in Irving Lodge. As a teenager Mike joined Irving DeMolay Chapter and served his chapter and the State DeMolay Assoc. in many offices of leadership. He attended Tyler Jr. College and North Lake College. His current family consist of his wife Dianne and his Masonic Widowed mother Vlasta . He also has two grown children; a daughter Summer and a son Chris. Mike Shrum was Raised a Master Mason in Irving Lodge on April 16, 2004. He was immediately appointed to serve as Junior Steward for the Masonic Year 2004-05. After serving through the progressive line of officers, he was installed as Worshipful Master of Irving Lodge #1218 for the Masonic Year 2010-11. Mike completed almost every training course that the Grand Lodge of Texas has to offer.

Hats Off to Mike for his devotion and dedication to Masonry in general and Irving Lodge in particular. We dedicate this bulletin to Michael Steven Shrum. Each of us should let Mike know how much we appreciate him by giving him a hug; a hand shake; or a pat on the back, or all of the same.