Keith has spent the past 25 years in leadership roles for medical associations and non-profits. He has led and implemented business development strategies to address gaps in healthcare delivery including professional education, clinical guidelines and standards, consumer and patient awareness, and quality improvement.
Keith was instrumental in securing partnerships and business resources to support dramatic growth of the American College of Cardiology's National Cardiovascular Data Registry and Pinnacle Outpatient Registry. He also led expansion of the American Heart Association's (AHA) Get With The Guidelines suite of registry programs as well as the launch of The Guideline Advantage, a collaboration between AHA, American Diabetes Association and American Cancer Society to promote clinical guideline adherence into practice for cardiovascular disease, diabetes and cancer treatment. Most recently, he helped launch the American Society of Nuclear Cardiology's ImageGuide Registry, the first national data registry dedicated to cardiovascular imaging.
Keith holds a Bachelor of Science in public relations, with minors in economics and mathematics from Radford University, and is an active member of several professional and civic organizations.