Past Commandresses of Medina Court No. 11 (1946-Present)

The first 20 Commandresses served Naja Court No. 11. In 1946, Naja Court was renamed to Medina Court to be aligned with the Temple.
  1. Lyndall Bailey, 1946 
  2. Margaret Webb, 1947 
  3. Leona Avery, 1948 – 1949 
  4. Addie Kemp, 1950 
  5. Margaret Wahl, 1951 
  6. Edythe Daniels, 1952 
  7. Ella Vass, 1953 
  8. Ruth Brown, 1954 
  9. Willie Reeves, 1955-1956 
  10. Helen O’Garro, 1956 
  11. Elsie Hayden, 1957 
  12. Alberta M. Clark, 1958 
  13. Blanch Southerland, 1959 
  14. Margaret Gordon, 1960 
  15. Virginia B. Williams, 1961 
  16. Mary Johnson, 1962 
  17. Geneva Brown, 1963 
  18. Mildred Storey, 1964 
  19. Willie Livingston, 1965 – 1966 
  20. Ruth Simon, 1967 
  21. Arthurine Dixon Wong, 1968 
  22. Pauline Thomas, 1969 
  23. Luberta Snow, 1970 
  24. Olga Gibbs, 1971 
  25. Joan Fortune, 1972 
  26. Earline Watson, 1973 
  1. Bertha Lowe, 1974
  2. Alberta Campbell, 1975
  3. Doris Allison, 1976
  4. Thurza Blakeley, 1977
  5. Ado Lindo, 1978
  6. Rose Parker, 1979
  7. Bernice Drew, 1980
  8. Carrie Jackson, 1981
  9. Iva Howard, 1982
  10. Gerldine McMillan, 1983
  11. Phyllis Grazette, 1984
  12. Carolyn Freeman, 1985
  13. Helen Burns, 1986
  14. Elaine Watkins, 1987
  15. Ethel Brown, 1988 
  16. Fannie E. Wiley, 1989
  17. Beatrice Murray, 1990
  18. Bertha Daglow, 1991
  19. Patricia Hibbert, 1992
  20. Tommie Baker, 1993
  21. Barbara O. Barmore, 1994
  22. Cober Jean Carrington, 1995
  23. Jennie Dingwall, 1996
  24. Jean Robinson, 1997
  25. Joyce Yeldell, 1998
  26. Shirley Dean, 1999 
  1. Marshan I. Mason- Gainer, 2000
  2. Edwina Harris, 2001
  3. Dollie Nixon, 2002 
  4. Delores Joyner, 2003 
  5. Dorothy Harrison, 2004 
  6. June Evans, 2005 
  7. Felicia G.W. Manigo, 2006 
  8. Mary H. Davis, 2007 
  9. Teresa Newallo, 2008 
  10. Diane Soto, 2009 
  11. Maude G. Bowser, 2010 
  12. Ella M. Robinson, 2011 
  13. Moretha Matthews, 2012 
  14. Otelia Oteng-Sarkodie Donley, 2013 
  15. Christina Alston, 2014 
  16. Loretta Scott Brown, 2015 
  17. Marilyn Jones- Nedd, 2016 
  18. Jasmine T. Hansley, 2017 
  19. Cassandra Duff, 2018 
  20. Connie McQueen, 2019 
  21. Monique Boone, 2020 
  22. Jenell L. Gillis, 2021 
  23. Irene E. Anderson, 2022 
  24. Vanessa C. Vanderhorst, 2023 

Honorary Past Imperial Commandresses

Virginia B. Williams
Mattie Dimery
Bertha Daglow
Diane Smith
Roslyn Virgil

Helen O’Garro
Ann Swain
Carolyn Freeman
Jennie Dingwall
Ella Robinson

Eloise “Mildred” Storey
Bernice Drew
Phyllis Kemp
Cassandra Duff
Moretha Matthews

Honorary Past Commandresses

Clina Myers
Anita Thayer
Catherine Watkins
Hattye Whitehurst
Lottie Stafford
Belle Johnson
Margaret Fludd
Bettie Jackson
Rosalind Moore
Lorraine Madison
Wilma Johnson
Rosalie Springer
Bessie Baker
Jean S. Jones
Irene Watson
Mamie Stephens
Saundra Alexander
Dorcedious Davis

Regina Rhinehart
Grace Thomas
Violet Watson
Edith Sease
Louise Nelson
Vashti Bobo
Doris Robertson
Rose Simons
Evangeline Vaughan
Anita Shackelton
Viola Smalls
Sarah Head
Alice Wyatt
Jean Espana
Lillian Worrell
Helen Gooding
Cassandra Duff

Lannis Stewart
Pauline Thomas
Earlena Watson
Bunnie Carter
Viola Andrews
Elizabeth Matherson
Vera Dickens
Roslyn Virgil
Fletchia Francis
Margaret Barnwell
Dorothy Hall
Alice Simmons
Miriam Taitt
Inez Thomas
Maggie Robinson
Lillian Finn
Vanessa C. Vanderhorst

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