Keyes, a veteran educator, has 25 years of experience in public education. After leading Hodge Road Dual Language Magnet Elementary School in Wake County, Keyes returned to CCS in 2019 to become the principal of Reid Ross Classical School.
His past experience in CCS includes serving as principal of New Century International Elementary School and William H. Owen Elementary School.
Keyes started his career teaching elementary school in Hoke and Guilford counties. He has a bachelor’s degree in elementary education (K-6) from the University of North Carolina at Pembroke and a master’s degree in school administration from East Carolina University.