Richard W. Matens, M.Div., Executive Director
Mr. Matens has worked in the field of Human Services Administration since 1990, specializing in effective health & human service program development, implementation and evaluation for traditionally underserved communities. His expertise is focused in the development, administration and evaluation of education, health, social service and research-related programs. He has been a consultant for local, state and federal initiatives covering a variety of public health and training programs focusing on HIV/AIDS, health profession training, substance abuse, cardiovascular disease, and cultural competence. Mr. Matens holds a Masters from Notre Dame School of Theology in New Orleans and a Bachelors of Arts from the University of St. Thomas in Houston. He also earned certificates in Local County Administration from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and in Tribal Governance from the California Tribal College.