Grand Commandery

of Knights Templar of the State of Indiana

Michael F. Robbins

Michael F. Robbins with Lady Patricia
Current Office:
Deputy Grand Commander

Home Commandery:
Bedford Commandery #42


Mike is a lifelong resident of Bedford. He graduated from Bedford High School in 1971 and attended Indiana State University. He retired from the Bedford Police Department as Assistant Chief in 2007 after serving 28 years with department. He retired from a State of Indiana law enforcement agency in 2017 after serving 10 years with that department. Mike has been a certified State of Indiana Law Enforcement firearms instructor since 1985 and continues to serve in that capacity. He has been a member of Bedford Commandery #42 since March of 1988.
He and Lady Patty have been married for 40 years. She recently retired after a 40 year career as a Special Education teacher with the North Lawrence School system. They have two children, Zackary and Marcy, and five grandchildren. They are members of the First United Methodist Church.
Masonic History

Past Master Bedford Lodge No.14: 1992, 2007, 2013
PHP Hacker Chapter 34
PIM Bedford Council 62
PC Bedford 42
Honorary member Bloomington Commandery 62 and Terre Haute Commandery 16
Lawrence County Past Master Association
Indiana Knights Templar Past Commander's Association
Robert A. Woods, Priory 62, Knights York Cross of Honor
Saint Andrews Tabernacle XXXL Holy Royal Arch Knight Templar Priests
New Albany Yeomen of York
Corydon York Rite College No. 207
Ancient Accepted Scottish Rite, Valley of Indianapolis
AMD, Constitutional Elm 471