Koloman Lehotsky, educator. Recipient 1st Charles H. Flory Distinguished Service award South Carolina. Forestry Association, 1970. Served with Army of the United States, 1942-1944.; Member Society American Foresters (sec-treasurer Appalachian section since 1973), Sigma Xi, Gamma Alpha, Alpha Zeta, Xi Sigma Pi, Phi Sigma, Phi Kappa Phi, Gamma Sigma Delta.
Came to the United States, 1929, naturalized, 1934. Assistant, University of Michigan, 1930-1934. Junior to associate forester United States Soil Conservation Service, 1934-1937, 38-47, forestry specialist, 1944-1947.
Professor forestry Escola Superior de Agriculture e Veterinaria, Vicosa, Brazil, 1937-1938. Associate professor forestry Clemson (South Carolina.) U., 1947-1955, professor forestry, 1955-1971, established department forestry, 1957, Clemson Arboretum, 1951, head department, 1956-1969, professor silviculture emeritus, head emeritus department forestry, 1971-1975. Director-at-large Czechoslovak Society Arts and Sciences in American, 1968-1972.
Chairman Foresters Council South Carolina., 1962-1964.