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Clifford Mark Brittain, American optometrist. Certified North Carolina Board Examiners in Optometry. Recipient Certified of Appreciation, Government of Haiti, 1985, Government of Guatemala, 1987, Government of Antigua, 1989.

Background

Brittain, Clifford Mark was born on November 22, 1958 in Salisbury, North Carolina, United States. Son of Clifford Gray and Dare (Miller) Brittain.

Education

Bachelor, Pennsylvania State University, 1980. OD, Pennsylvania College Optometry, 1985.

Career

Private practice optometry, Salisbury, since 1985.

Religion

Christ died on the cross to give humans the promise of everlasting life, but this requires that each individual accepts Christ into his life and asks for forgiveness.

Politics

Churches should be urged to demonstrate their heart for racial reconciliation by seeking to increase racial and ethnic diversity in church staff roles, leadership positions, and church membership.

Views

Christians with differing interpretation of the Bible should be engaged in discussions about the ways the Bible can be applied to major world issues.

Membership

Board directors Rowan County Friends for Youth, Salisbury, since 1988, Rowan Helping Ministries-Dial Help, Salisbury, since 1988. Director Crop Walk for World Hunger, Salisbury, 1987-1989. Member American Optometric Association (low vision section since 1986), American Public Health Association, North Carolina State Optometric Society, Rowan County Literacy Society (tutor), Rowan County Kiwanis (president 1991-1992).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: tennis, basketball, snow skiing, reading.

Connections

Married Jane Elizabeth Gwaltney, December 29, 1990. Children: Julie Ferguson, Joel Clifford.