Lion Korky Kathman

Korky Kathman

Korky Kathman

Home Club:  Coppell Lions Club
Area of Instruction:  Communications/Social Media





Korky is a native Dallasite who grew up in the White Rock Lake area. He received his Bachelor of Science in Microbiology from Abilene Christian University and later his master work was done at the University of Texas at Dallas. He also has completed advanced work in computer modeling, application systems and information technology management.

Korky has spent over 35 in the Information Resources Industry, supporting software implementations, sales and telecommunications support. His experience has led him into several consulting roles with well known organizations such as Dell, Microsoft, Caterpillar, Lawrence Livermore Labs and NASA. He and his oldest son have owned and operated a Web Marketing company in the DFW area for over 18 years.

Korky has been a member of the Coppell Lions since 2012, serving on the Board of Directors and as his club’s communication chairman. In addition to serving on the 2-X1 GLT Team for his fourth year, he is part of the District IT Team and has authored web sites for District 2-X1, Lions University, and the Texas Lions. Korky has received two International President’s Appreciation Awards, and holds an Oak Leaf Award from the Texas Lions Camp Endowment Foundation. He is the current Information Technology Chairman for all of MD-2 in Texas.

Korky currently works as a Senior Telecommunications Analyst at the University of Texas at Dallas. He has been married for 38 years to Lion Sarah. They have three children living in the Dallas area, along with three grandchildren, all boys, with a new one on the way in November.