Dr. Candice Matthews is an accomplished business professional with a distinguished career in strategic planning and program development. He has worked extensively with public organizations such as the Texas Department of Human Services, the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services, Prairie View A&M University, the Lamar University College of Social Work, the International Adoptions Organization, and the Adoption Agency's board of directors. In his current capacity as Executive Director and CEO of the Adoption Agency, Dr. Matthews is responsible for designing, developing, and implementing strategic business plans that align with the organization's mission.