Duchess of Louisiana Gemini XXXIII, Cathy Zahn
Cathy Dempsey Zahn is a native Louisianian who was born and raised in Caddo Parish. She graduated from Louisiana State University-Shreveport with a B.A. in English Literature and after working with her husband at Zahn Chiropractic as Clinic Administrator for twenty years, she
opened her own business, Flower Power. She has received numerous awards: Recognition as Small Business of the Year by the Shreveport Chamber of Commerce, Favorite Florist by Locals Love Us, and numerous features in City Life and SB Magazine in their Women In Business publications. Most recently, Cathy and her daughter Heather, founded Hero Horse Therapeutic Riding Center, a non-profit foundation for children with special needs and also for veterans and first responders suffering from
Cathy and her husband, Duke of Louisiana Robert Zahn, will celebrate their 40th wedding anniversary this October. They have three sons, Jason, Kyle, and Ross, and one daughter, Heather. They have been blessed with six beautiful grandchildren, and two standard poodle fur babies, Ziggy and Scarlett. Cathy has been a member of the Krewe of Gemini since 2017 and is an active member of Float Z (now AE). She is thrilled and honored to represent the Krewe of Gemini as Duchess of Louisiana XXXIII.