Keith was in the Canadian Forces before earning his BSc in Geology at the University of New Brunswick and working as a mine geologist. Keith moved to Cambridge Bay in 1998 to join the Lands and Resources Department of Nunavut Tunngavik where he worked for 17 years as Administrative Geologist and later as Senior Advisor-Minerals, Oil and Gas. Following a brief stint as a consultant for the mining industry, he joined the NIRB in April, 2017. He’s also the Fire Chief in Cambridge Bay, handling both fire and emergency medical response for the community. In his spare time he does 3D graphic illustration and enjoys reading, writing, and editing fiction.