Keith's specialties are in the areas of economics, personal finance, environmental conservation, and writing. His knowledge in these area has been acquired through his academic, professional, and personal pursuits.
Keith's primary interests include film, music, literature, and sports. He is an avid follower of the trends of film and music, and his knowledge in these areas is nearly encyclopedic. Keith also spends a lot of his time reading and writing.
From 2007 to 2011 Keith attended Macalester College, a liberal arts college located in St. Paul Minnesota, where he received a Bachelor of Arts degree in economics. During his time there, he also took courses in avariety of other subjects including mathematics, computer science, Spanish, and GIS.
Keith has an expansive knowledge of pop culture, which encompasses areas such as film, television, publishing, and music. He has studied film in an academic setting and spends a lot of his free time watching film. He also devotes much of his time to reading. He enjoys critical analysis of pop culture subjects and he has written many articles related to film and literature on his personal blog. In addition, Keith has created a number of short films for professional, academic, and personal purposes, which has given him some unique insights on the subject of film.
In college, Keith studied economics. Through his studies he gained extensive insight into the areas of finance and public finance. As part of his coursework, he has written a number of research papers on specific topics within the realm of finance. In addition, he has read many books on personal finance and investing which has added to his knowledge of finance in general. Through these experiences, he has gained some fluency with financial jargon and investing terminology.
Keith is an avid music enthusiast. He devotes much of his free time to exploring works of artists - new and old - within a wide variety of music genres including, rock, pop, hip hop, country, and r&b. He reads a lot of music criticism and reviews independently in his free time, and publishes music reviews of his own on his personal blog. In addition, Keith has a substantial background in music himself; he is a skilled player of the violin, trumpet, guitar, and piano. Keith has also produced two pop music albums of his own giving him a unique perspective into the world of music.
In his spare time Keith enjoys writing articles on various pop culture topics. In his articles, Keith aims to provide a thorough critical analysis on the topics he chooses to examine, often comparing one work to with others. In addition to pop culture, Keith has written many articles related to travel while visiting different areas all around the globe.
Since May of 2013, Keith has regularly written articles for his personal blog. Frequent topics he comments on include film, music, sports, literature, and travel. After three and a half years of blogging, Keith has made over 350 blog posts with each post typically ranging from about 300 to 1000 words. Over the years, Keith has gained a good understanding of the work that goes into maintaining a professional blog.
During 2015 and 2016, Keith worked as a biological technician for an organization that worked with the Washington State Department of Fish and Wildlife. Occasionally, Keith wrote for the newsletter that his organization put out each month. His articles served to enlighten people about the work his team did on a daily basis and some of the results of that work.