Charles D. “Chuck” Pittman of Hiawassee, Georgia, is currently serving his first three-year term on the Shriners Hospitals for Children Board of Trustees. He was elected during the Shriners’ 2016 Imperial Session held in Tampa, Florida, July 3 - July 7.
Pittman was raised a Master Mason in 1985 at Glenwood Hills Lodge #703F&AM. He is also a charter member of Charity Daylight Lodge #754, which he served as Master in 2014. He has been a Scottish Rite Mason since 1985, and a York Rite Mason since 1999. In 1999, he received the prestigious York Rite Merit Award. He was inducted into Royal Order of Scotland in 2007. Pittman joined Yaarab Shriners in Atlanta, Georgia, in 1985, and served as Potentate in 2013. He also served on the Yaraab Shriners Board of Directors for seven years, and served for 25 years as Aide and Personal Aide to the Potentate.
In 2012, Pittman was elected to the Shriners Hospitals for Children — Greenville Board of Governors, which he has now served for four years. He is currently serving as a Regional Director for the Shriners International Donor Development Committee. He is a seven-year Colorado Corporation voting member, and a four-year Iowa Corporation voting member. Pittman is a fourth generation Master Mason and Past Master, and a third generation noble of Shriners International. He is also a 32nd degree Scottish Rite Mason, and York Rite Knights Templar.
Pittman is currently serving on the Finance, Nominating, Quality Control, Buildings and Equipment, Public Relations, and Donor Development Committees. He also leads both the EOS and Family Units capital campaign projects.
Pittman has had a 20-year corporate career with PepsiCo, and owned his own business for another 20 years. He has served as President of The LOGO Depot since 1996, and as C.E.O. of Marketing Corp Concepts since 2003. He has also served as the Vice President and National Sales Manager of Enforcer ONE LLC since 2014.
Chuck is supported by his wife, Gail, of 39 years, and two beautiful grandchildren, Emma, age 10, and Brayden, age 5. His son, Kevin, and his lady, Janel, live in Newnan, Georgia.