About Me

"Let's BUILD A Better Westfield Together"

Dr. Keen

Dr. Keen is married and his wife Linda, is a retired educator. They have two children, Matt Keen and Rebecca Keen. Dr. Keen and Linda have three grandchildren, Conner, John and Brianna.

  • Retired Army LTC-served 28 years

  • Superintendent of Westfield Washington Schools 1997-2016.

  • Senior advisor-Indiana Department of Education 2017-2019

  • Board of Directors Westfield Chamber of Commerce 1998-2007

  • Education:

  • Bachelors degree-Westminster College

  • Master's degree-University of Missouri-St. Louis

  • Doctorate-University of Missouri

Leadership & Experience

Dr. Keen has countless years of experience in and out of the Westfield Community.

  • Westfield City Council 2016-2019; Council president 2019 (chose not to run for re-election)

  • Awarded Community Leader of the Year by Westfield Chamber of Commerce

  • Served on Grand Park steering committee

  • Served on Comprehensive Plan committee twice

  • Awarded Citizen of the Year by Westfield Chamber of Commerce

  • 23 years of experience working with Indiana municipal finance(quite different from private sector finance)

  • Superintendent representative to the Hamilton County Alliance (economic development organization)for nine years

  • Indiana Superintendent of the Year-2006

  • Central Indiana Superintendent of the Year-2016