R.W. John Jefferson
Grand Secretary

Brother John W. Jefferson was born August 2 ,1942 to Sam and Maggie Jefferson in Morgan County (Rutledge) Georgia. He attended the public schools in Morgan County . He graduated from Pearl High School in 1958 with Honors.

He served in The U.S. Army from 1962 to 1964 where he attained the rank of Team Chief (E-5)as a radio teletype operator. He retired from M.A.R.T.A. after 35 years of service as Director of Transit Operations. He served as Chairman of the Board of Directors of the M.A.R.T.A. Credit Union. Brother Jefferson is a member of St. James Lodge No. 4 Serving as Past Master and Secretary. A Member of Atlanta Consistory No. 24A, Atlanta Commanders of The Rights, Peach State Commanders of The Rights. He received his 33 Degree in 2008 (Classs of Amos T. Hall).He is a member of Nabbar Temple No. 128 and holds the degree of H.P.P.

Brother Jefferson served the Grand Lodge as Grand Trustee from 1993 Until being elected to Grand Secretary in 2006 his present position .He is a member of The Lower Mosley Baptist where he is serving as the Chairman of the Deacon Board.

He is married to J. Clifton Jefferson. Hobbies is fishing and traveling. Motto may the works I do speak for me. If I can’t do something to help somebody along my way then my life is invain. .