• Hometown:  Lincoln, Nebraska.
  • Graduated PSU ROTC in 1965
  • Masters from Washington University in St. Louis, MO.
  • Also studied at Harvard University in the Program for Health Systems Management.
  • Duty positions include 2LT to Captain as an Infantry Paratrooper.
  • Served in US, Germany, and South Vietnam.
  • Awards  Include:  Bronze Star, Vietnamese Cross of Gallantry, Combat Infantrymen’s Badge, Army of Occupation Medal, Several US and Vietnamese Campaign Medals.
  • Mr. Mathis has been charged with planning and directing the future of healthcare delivery in the U.S. He is a consultant on healthcare strategy and policy, a speaker on industry issues, and an author.  Mr. Mathis was named one of the top twenty-five healthcare executives in the nation by Health Week.