Dan Matthews

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Title: Field Service Representative

Office: 201 Front Ave. SW, Suite 310, Grand Rapids, MI 49504

Phone: 616-331-9058

Email: daniel_matthews@gvsu.edu


Dan joined the GVSU Charter School office in 2009. He spent 34 years as a K-12 classroom teacher, special needs teacher consultant and a high school administrator with Northview Public Schools.

In 2004 Dan was named the State of Michigan High School Administrator of the Year and in 2005 he was selected as the National High School Administrator of the year. Dan was also awarded the Grand Valley State University Outstanding Alumni Award in 2005. In addition to his duties as a field rep, Dan offers workshops and in-school trainings on the topic of Classroom Management.

Dan enjoys spending time with his children and grandchildren and traveling with his wife Shiela.

Field Service Representative for:

  • Black River Public School
  • Chandler Woods Charter Academy
  • Knapp Academy
  • Metro Charter Academy
  • Michigan Virtual Charter Academy
  • Vanderbilt Charter Academy
  • Vanguard Charter Academy
  • West Michigan Academy of Arts and Academics
  • Wiliam C. Abney Academy