Current Work: Business Development/ Government Market Leader at Lee Company
Degree: M.S. in Sustainability
Undegraduate Degree: B.A., Belhaven College
Keith’s professional experience is varied and diverse. After graduating in 1985 from Belhaven College in his hometown of Jackson, MS he spent seven years in the transportation industry, working in business development for 3 firms that specialized in commercial and residential relocations.
He began his career in the construction industry in 1992 working in business development promoting facility maintenance and management with a focus on hvac, plumbing and electrical disciplines.
His exposure to a multitude of various building styles, functions and uses have created in him a desire to be a resource in his community in promoting sustainable practices in the construction industry. His professional associations have included both BOMA (Building Owners and Managers Association) and IFMA (International Facility Managers Association).
Keith’s employment with Lee Company began in 1997. He and his team are responsible for business to business development within the government sector at local, state and federal levels. He has served his community through involvement with Generations Church, Cottage Cove Urban Ministries and Red Cross. Hobbies and interest include golf, reading, travel and hanging out with family and friends. Keith and his wife Lori live in Franklin and have three sons, Justin (26), Jordan (22) and Josh (19). Extended family includes two dogs, Hershey and Bear (Peek a Poo and Lab respectively) and Sarah the cat.