Dr. Candice Matthews
CEO and Executive Director in Houston, Texas
Dr. Candice Matthews Statewide Vice Chair is a highly accomplished and well-respected individual in social work. In June 2021, she was awarded an honorary doctorate in humanities from Leaders Esteemed Bible University, and in December 2022, she was named President of Board Regis. These prestigious awards are given to individuals who have done exceptional work in a particular field or for the greater community.
As the Executive Director of Children of Diversity Foster Adoption Agency, a non-profit organization located in Houston and Beaumont, Texas, Dr. Candice meets this requirement and more. She has dedicated her life to working with neglected or at-risk children. Under her leadership, Children of Diversity has become one of the state's most successful foster care agencies.