Britt Keene is a native of Southwest Michigan and has experience working and volunteering with nonprofits in program planning and volunteer management, which will be a strong asset in her new role. Keene is owner of Roaming Goat, a small community coffee shop. Her entrepreneurial spirit is critical in expanding the reach and impact of LRM.
Keene currently serves as Board Chair of the Grass Lake Downtown Development Authority (DDA). At the DDA, she has gained valuable experience in planning and coordination, and has assisted the Village of Grass Lake in becoming an engaged Redevelopment Ready Community (RRC) in the Michigan Economic Development Corporation (MEDC) program. Keene has also volunteered with the Grass Lake Traffic Jam’in, Grass Lake Winterfest, and assisted in raising over $100k for the Grass Lake Events Park and Pavilion.