Board Vice Chair
Keith is currently retired after 30 years with ExxonMobil as a senior executive. After retirement he was a principle in creating Chemoil Global Marine, a global supplier of maritime lubricants, where he served as the Sr. Global Director of Sales and Marketing. After serving as an infantry officer in the Army, he attended Graduate School, and spent 38 years working in the petroleum industry. Keith has held senior positions with some of the world’s top industry leaders in the marine sector such as Mobil, ExxonMobil, Maersk Shipping, Gulf Oil Marine and Chemoil Global Marine. Over his long career, Keith has developed an illustrious reputation in the marine industry. He has been published many times, and is still well-known speaker as a speaker at industry symposia around the world. He also holds numerous patents related to marine engine lubrication. Keith has held many senior management positions while at Mobil / ExxonMobil ranging from Technical Manager Europe, Global Technical Manager, Marine Product Line Manager, Manager of Global OEM Relations and Executive Director of OEM Marketing. He holds a BS Degree in Engineering from West Point, and a MA in Management from Pepperdine University. Keith has been married over 32 years, to his wife Courtney and has one adult daughter who is attending Graduate School. He resides in Fairfax, VA where he is active in his church as President of the United Methodist Men’s Group and is President of the Northern Virginia Military Mission Outreach, a coalition of 10 churches and has been active in supporting our returning veterans and No One Left Behind.