FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
CONTACT: Dorothy Humphrey
Statement from The Frederick Douglass Foundation on the appointment of Linda Matthews to the Central State University Board of Trustees.
The Frederick Douglass Foundation (FDF) is proud to announce the historic appointment of FDF’s Ohio State Ambassador Linda Matthews, of Hamilton County, to the Central State University Board of Trustees. This appointment by Governor Mike DeWine makes Matthews the first Black republican appointed to the position.
Matthews joins 44 people appointed whose term runs from October 7, 2022, to June 30, 2031,
We look forward to the progress her conservatism will bring to this position. Thank you in advance for the collaboration and service you will provide to the State of Ohio.
In His Service,
Chairman, the Frederick Douglass Foundation
Vice Chairman, the Frederick Douglass Foundation