Born in Wisconsin to a dairy farmer and his wife, Keith’s family moved to Mentone, CA where he lived until age 17 when he enlisted in the USMC. Upon honorable discharge he and Carol were married in 1963, adopted their two children, Cary and Renee’, from whom they enjoy 8 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren. He served as a pastor for 29 years.
Keith and Carol, along with their grandson Reid, moved to Josephine County in 1996. He pastored Sovereign Grace Baptist Church for 2˝ years as well as starting as the Executive Director of the Gospel Rescue Mission in 1997. He has served on a wide variety of community non-profit boards.
He looks forward with a great sense of optimism to our County’s future. “A more responsive community to being actively involved in serving and solving problems I have not seen. Together we can accomplish much for the benefit of all in our wonderful County.”