Gene grew up in The Woodlands, TX. After a year of college he joined the Army for 4 years as a Unit Armorer. He moved to The Fort Worth area in 1997 and currently works for The Sygma Network  in Ft. Worth as a Facilities & Fleet Director. 

Gene became a Mason in Panther City Lodge #1183 in 2008, becoming a third-generation Mason in his family. He served as Master of Panther City Lodge 2012-2013. In 2014 he served The Most Worshipful Grand Lodge of Texas as District Deputy Grand Master of District Number 64D and is am currently on the planning committee for the Grand Senior Warden of Texas, R.W. Tommie Chapman until 2019. He joined Moslah Shine and became a “Legacy” Bedouin in 2010 being the son-in-law of Bedouin Past Caliph Russ Lowe.

Gene’s wife, Dawn, grew up in Ft. Worth and Southern Utah. She currently works as a Legal Assistant for a Family Law attorney & Municipal Court Judge in Burleson and also works part time at Frances Lea Dance Center in Crowley. They married in 2002 and now have 4 children who are “grown-and-gone” as well as a 10 year who old still at home and who is very involved in dance and has been since she was 3.

Sheik Gene can be reached at: 214-385-1218 (

Dawn can be reached at: 817-692-3840 (

Chris is a third generation Mason having been raised a Master Mason in Hurst Lodge #1387, October 3, 1992. He joined the United States Army on February 16, 1993, and served until July 28, 2011. He carried out his military duties in several locations: Ft. Hood, TX; Ft. Bennington, GA; Korea (two tours); Schoefield Barracks, Hawaii; Iraq (2 combat tours); and finished in Ft. Sill Oklahoma. He was awarded the Purple Heart along with several other awards and accommodations such as the Combat Infantryman Badge. He currently is employed as an Automotive Technician.

Chris’s wife, Mandy,  is an alumnus of Texas Christian University holding a Bachelor of Science (BS) and a Master of Science (MS) in Communication Studies. His daughter, Lizzie, is a Competitive ballroom dancer and is attending college. Son, Ryan, is in Jr. High and is an accomplished musician playing drums and guitar.

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Council..... Cody Cox, Paul Davis, Kenny Beck PC

Chaplin..... Bob Jones

Band Chairman..... Ken Mattoon PC

Band Director..... Johnnie Wallace PC

Parade Marshall..... Scott William

Masonic Bodies..... Gene Kolvig

Blood Bank..... Laurence Maloney

Membership..... Troy Vinson PC

Hospital Fund Drive..... Randy Lockhart

Million Dollar Club..... David Dodgen PC

Audit Committee..... Troy Vinson PC, Rickard Luke PC, Jerry Wyatt PC

Entertainment Co-Chairman.... Troy Vinson PC , Russ Lowe PC

TSA Committee..... Jeff Ingram PC

Sunshine Committee..... Richard Luke PC, Bob White

Historian..... Rickard Luke PC

Parliamentarian ..... Jeff Ingram PC

Newsletter..... David McCarthy PC

Men's Outing..... Russ Lowe PC

Ladies point of Contact..... Dawn Kolvig