Good Shepherd Medical Center announced today the addition of K. Gayle English to Good Shepherd Medical Center’s Board of Directors.
Prior to his retirement in 1999, English served Eastman Chemical Company for his entire 39 year career.

During his time at Eastman Chemical’s Texas Operations, English advanced from working as a Chemical Engineer into administration as the Superintendent of their Plastics Division.

“Good Shepherd is proud to welcome Mr. English to our Board of Directors. We know his years of administration experience with Eastman will offer us a unique perspective towards the growth and future of our Medical Center,” said Good Shepherd Medical Center President and CEO, Ed Banos.

English’s years of service to the East Texas community includes serving as a Sunday school teacher for over 40 years, previous Chairman as well as service as a Deacon at Longview Baptist Church. English has also resided on the boards of the United Way Fund, the Salvation Army and Stewart Blood Bank in Tyler. English’s volunteerism includes several years as a Trustee for the East Texas Boy Scout Foundation and a decade of coaching little league baseball.

English received both his Masters of Science and Bachelors of Science in Chemical Engineering from Louisiana Tech University in Ruston, Louisiana.