MD13 Council Chair
CC Kevin Reidy
& Lion Debbie
CC Kevin Reidy
Lion Kevin Reidy started his Lions journey as a member of the Belpre Lions Club (13K, now OH7) in 1992. A member of the Savannah-Crestview Lions (OH2) since 1998, Lion Kevin continues the notion of servant leadership as Council Chair.
At the club level, Lion Kevin has held all offices, except for Tail Twister. As a District leader, he has served as a Zone Chair, Membership Coordinator, Vice District Governor, and District Governor. He is the current MD13 Compliance Committee district representative.
Lion Kevin is a Progressive Melvin Jones Fellow, Dick Bryan Fellow and Richard Neiderhauser Fellow. He has received the Ohio Lions Eye Research Foundation Leadership Award, and Council of Governors’ Award of Merit. In 2021, Lion Kevin received an International President’s Award from IP Jung-Yul Choi. He has twice been a participant in Regional Lions Leadership Training and is a Certified Guiding Lion.
Lion Kevin is a retired educator, having taught social studies and served as a building and school district administrator. He is active in his faith community and serves as an elected district trustee representing member owners in an electric cooperative.
Lion Kevin’s partner in service, Lion Debbie Reidy, joined Lions in 2014. Active locally as a club director, membership chair, immediate past president and now service chair, Lion Debbie’s roles at the district level include Global Service Team Coordinator and District Administrator. Lion Debbie has been recognized as club Lion of the Year, OH2 Council of Governors Award of Merit and MD13 Council Chair Certificate of Appreciation. Also, a retired educator, Lion Debbie taught a variety of middle school subjects and served as a middle school and high school principal.
The Reidy’s have participated in the MD13 Winter Retreat, USA/Canada Forum and Lions International Convention. They look forward to this year’s opportunities at Deer Creek State Park, Calgary, Alberta, Canada and Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
Along with their Golden Retriever, Murphy, the Reidy’s enjoy time with family in Indiana and Illinois and travel to experience the grandeur that is America.