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Gerald Eugene Matthews, American health care executive. Recipient Certified of Appreciation, Flint Board Education, 1987, Certified of Commendation, City of Flint, 1988.


Matthews, Gerald Eugene was born on October 25, 1943 in Michigan City, Indiana, United States. Son of Andrew and Cassie Mae (Thomas) Matthews.


Bachelor, University of Michigan, Flint, 1978;Master of Social Work, University of Michigan, 1980;certified in education, University of Michigan, 1983;Doctor of Philosophy, University of Michigan, 1984.


With, General Motors Corporation, Flint, 1965-1977;records officer, Genesee County Community Agency, Flint, 1982;employment counselor, Opportunities Industrialization, Flint, 1982;social worker, Hamilton Family Health Center, Flint, 1983-1984;administrator, Hamilton Family Health Center, Flint, 1984-1985;executive director, Hamilton Family Health Center, Flint, since 1985. Instructor Mott Community College, since 1985. Consultant Federal Housing Urban Development, Ypsilanti, Michigan, 1980.

Research consultant National Congress Economics Development, Washington, 1983-1984. President Multi-C, Inc., Flint, 1982-1983.


Creeds should be rejected as they may compromise a believer’s obligation to interpret the Bible under the guidance of the Holy Spirit.


Every Christian should seek to bring industry, government, and society as a whole under the sway of the principles of righteousness, truth, and brotherly love.


The family is the basic human community through which persons are nurtured and sustained in mutual love, responsibility, respect, and fidelity.


Member City of Flint Human Rels. Commission, 1987, Democratic 7th Congressional District Black Caucus, Flint, since 1989. Member board of trustees New Paths, Inc., Flint, 1988.

Commissioner Genesee County, since 1989. Member political action committee Mott Community College, since 1987. With United States Army, 1962-1965.

Member Michigan Primary Care Association (board directors since 1985), Michigan Society Planning Officials, Michigan Public Health Association.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: running, collecting jazz recors, reading, writing.


Married Carolyn Sue Skelton, October 30, 1965. Children: Gregory Eugene, Corwin Rashied.