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    Mathieu Eugene was elected to City Council in 2007, becoming the councils first Haitian born member. Eugene graduated from Regina Assumpta College in Haiti. He holds a medical degree from Universidad Del Norte Este in Mexico and has taught of Latin, French literature and science. After coming to Brooklyn, he founded the non-profit organization, YES (Youth Education and Sports), which served thousands of Brooklyn youth and their families. Eugene is an active member of Community Board 14 and a co-founder of the Committee for the Development of Northern Haiti, which provides support to immigrants in Brooklyn.