Veronique Matthews

Adult Educator in Raleigh, NC

Veronique Matthews

Veronique Matthews, MEd. is an Adult Educator in Raleigh, NC. Raised in an interfaith family in Chicago, IL, Sundays were spent in either Baptist or Catholic church pews. Formative summers were spent in Evangelical summer camps, "designed for inner-city youth."

Veronique explains her journey to atheism after college in simple terms: "I went looking for a closer relationship with Jesus. I found a closer relationship with the truth instead. The smoking gun? I read the bible."

A member of the Triangle Freethought Society, Veronique Matthews supports separation of church and state initiatives, and is active in local community programs.