Keith is a graduate of UNC Charlotte's Master of Business Administration program (2014). He received his undergraduate degree from the University of South Carolina in Civil Engineering (2007). He served in a variety of roles in the nuclear power industry before transitioning to industrial technologies and continuous improvement. He currently leads the Enterprise IT Operational Excellence team at Ingersoll Rand in Davidson, NC. Keith lives in Charlotte with his wife, Kara, and their children Amelia and Liam.