M:.W:. Grand Lodge of Free and Accepted Masons of Florida Grand Master

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             Biography of M:.W:. Robert J. Lambert, Grand Master of Florida

M:.W:. Robert James Lambert was born at Edwards Air Force Base in California and joined the United States Air Force after graduating from Coral Springs High School in 1981. He attended Golden Gate University while serving in the Air Force. He and his wife of 28 years, Carol, have three adult children: Jessica Meyer and her husband Joseph with two grandchildren Joey and Lillian; Maud Byer; and Marybeth Lambert.

M:.W:. Lambert received the Three Symbolic Degrees in Masonry while a member of Temple Terrace Lodge No. 330. He served as Junior Deacon of that Lodge. He transferred his membership to Holyrood Lodge No. 257 in 2006 and was elected as Senior Warden in 2009 and Worshipful Master in 2010. M:.W:. Lambert was also awarded Master Mason and Past Master of the Year in his Lodge. In 2019 he received his 25 Year Service Award.

M:.W:. Lambert served the Fraternity on several different committees from 2011 through 2018 and received the following Grand Lodge Appointments:

• M:.W:. Danny R. Griffith, P.G.M., appointed him as R:.W:. District Deputy Grand Master in 2013
• M:.W:. Steven P. Boring, P.G.M., appointed him as W:.Grand Pursuivant in 2015
• M:.W:. John E. Karroum, P.G.M., appointed him as W:. Grand Marshal in 2018

M:.W:. Lambert was elected to the station of Junior Grand Warden on May 27, 2019; Senior Grand Warden on May 25, 2020; Deputy Grand Master on May 31, 2021; and installed Most Worshipful Grand Master on June 1, 2022.

M:.W:. Lambert is a 32nd Degree Scottish Rite Mason in the Valley of Tampa and has been invested a Knight Commander of the Court of Honor. He is also a member of Palma Ceia Chapter No. 243, Order of the Eastern Star; a member of Egypt Shriners, where he is a Provost Guard and Past President of the Past Masters Unit; and a member of both Zendah and Selama Grottoes. He is a Senior DeMolay and Past Master Councilor of E. A. Finn Chapter of Deerfield Beach where he was awarded Chevalier. He was also awarded the Legion of Honor in 2014.