Keith has been leading outdoor trips for 15 years, and has been involved in EMS for 30 years. He is a paramedic who works part time for a municipal agency and volunteers with his local fire department. He spent 10 years working as an environmental scientist for the Army where he served as the team lead and medical officer for groups operating in remote areas. He is the Director of Education for an outdoor education program in northern Maryland, and started an associate’s degree program in adventure education at Cecil College where he serves as adjunct faculty. He holds a MS in Ecological Teaching and Learning from Lesley University. He enjoys participating in anything outdoors, but especially enjoys extreme trail running.