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Gene Earl Schmidt, American hospital administrator.


Schmidt, Gene Earl was born on August 5, 1942 in Goessel, Kansas, United States. Son of Arthur K. and Hedwig (Neufeld) Schmidt.


Bachelor in Social Sciences, Bethel College, 1964;Master of Health Administration, University of Minnesota, 1970.


Administrator, Brook Lane Psychiatric Center, Hagerstown, Maryland., 1966-1968;executive director, Community Mental Health Center, Indianapolis, 1970;assistant administrator, Children's Hospital, Columbus, Ohio., 1970-1973;executive vice president, St. Francis Hospital, Miami Beach, Florida, 1973-1986;president, Hutchinson (Kansas) Hospital Corporation, since 1986.


Since righteousness is demanded of God, one needs to know how to receive it. It is received through faith. It is having faith in God.


Social norms that assume different standards for women than for men in marriage are outdated and should be rejected. Laws in civil society should define marriage as the union of one man and one woman.


Christians with different approaches should be engaged with each other to discuss how the Bible should be applied to issues in our contemporary world.


President American Cancer Society, Hutchinson, 1990-1992. Board directors Training and Evaluation Center for Handicapped, American Red Cross, Hutchinson, 1988-1998, chairman, 1993. Member advance gifts chairman United Way, Hutchinson, 1992.

Fellow American College Healthcare Executives. Member Kansas Hospital Association (board directors 1989-1994), Greater Hutchinson Chamber of Commerce (chairman 1992), Rotary.


Married Marcia K. Hiebert, June 24, 1966. 1 child, William.