Leadership Team

Dr. Christopher Keck

President & CEO

Dr. Christopher Keck is a distinguished professional dedicated to improving the well-being of individuals, particularly children and youth. With a Doctorate in Behavioral Health from Arizona State University, a master’s from Ottawa University, and a bachelor’s from Grand Canyon University, Dr. Keck brings a wealth of expertise to his role. He also holds a postgraduate certificate in Infant/Family Clinical Practice from The Harris Institute.

For over 18 years, Dr. Keck has contributed to the behavioral health and family-serving systems including Prevention, Foster Family Licensing, Therapeutic Foster Care, Trauma Therapy, and Health System Administration. He continues to provide clinical leadership to shape policies and practices from trauma- and clinically-informed perspectives.

Driven by a passion for building collaborative relationships across system partners, Dr. Keck is committed to the proactive healing and support of families. He believes preventive and interventive measures promote healing within human relationships and reduce reliance on system interventions leading to cost savings.

Outside of his professional endeavors, Dr. Keck finds joy in spending time with his wife and three kids, participating in his faith community, and enjoying gardening, reading, hiking, and camping throughout Arizona.


Christopher Keck, DBH, LPC