Keith is the regional administrator for Grant Wood AEA. His work focuses on supporting the schools in Cedar County and several schools in Jones County, especially at-risk and special education students. He also supports staff professional development to improve instruction. Prior to this role, Keith served as a social studies teacher and high school principal at Monticello High School. He earned all of his degrees at UNI. Keith currently serves on the Jones County Planning and Zoning Commission, the Kirkwood Community College Board of Trustees and the Monticells Development Corporation Board of Directors. He previously served his community as a city council member and mayor.