Ill. Ronald A. Seale was elected Sovereign Grand Commander of the Supreme Council, Southern Jurisdiction, October 3, 2003 and was installed October 7, 2003. He is a native of Baton rouge, Louisiana. He was born June 24, 1948 and attended public schools in Baton Rouge before graduating with a B.A. from Louisiana State University in 1970 and with a Doctorate in Jurisprudence from Cumberland School of Law, Samford University in 1973.
He entered law practice (general and civil litigation) in Baton Rouge in 1974 and is a member of the American Bar Association, Baton Rouge Bar Association and International Association of Defense Council.
He is a member of East Gate Lodge No. 452, and Baton Rouge Scottish Rite Bodies. He was invested with rank and decoration of Knight Commander Court of Honor in 1977 and Coroneted a 33rd Degree Inspector General Honorary in 1993. He and his wife Saundra have two children.
Illustrious Ronald A. Seale, 33rd Degree, Sovereign Grand Commander of the Ancient and Accepted Scottish Rite of Freemasonry, Southern Masonic Jurisdiction