Danne Kindle was born in Warsaw, Indiana, raised in Chicago, Illinois, and in 1968 married Patricia Collins. They have been blessed with two daughters Danae & Kimberly, who further blessed them with three grandchildren Daniel, Payton & Ethan.
Danne was entered, passed and raised to the sublime degree of Master Mason in 1973 in Chicago Heights Lodge No. 858; Royal Arch Chapter No. 218; Commandery No. 78, and Medina Temple Chicago, Illinois in 1974. He is a Past Master of Hiram Lodge No. 616 in Altoona, Pa and is currently serving as the Principal of the School of Instruction for the 20th Masonic District.
Having transferred to Jaffa Shrine in 1979, Danne has been a very active member within the Shrine. He has been a member of the Jaffa Rifle Drill Team since 1979; Paper Crusade Chairman 1986; Chairman of Concessions 1995-2006, Sports Show Chairman 1999; Member of the Ritualistic Degree Team since its inception and currently Director; Unit Officer since 1995 and currently Colonel of Units. Danne was honored to be elected by the Nobility to serve as Recorder since 2015.