Dr. Sir Thompson Faller, KGCHS (kneeling) promoted to Lieutenant by His Eminence, Cardinal Grand Master Edwin F. O'Brien
In September 2015 the position of Lieutenant of the Northwestern Lieutenancy was filled for the
first time by someone outside of San Francisco with the appointment of His
Excellency Dr. Sir Thompson M. Faller, KGCHS, from Portland, Oregon.
Dr. Sir Faller had previously served our Lieutenancy for six years as our Chancellor, for many years
previous to that as a Councillor from Oregon, our Lay Master of Ceremonies,
and served several times as the Portland Annual Meeting Chair.