Keith Norris, M.A.

Assistant Director for Leadership, Campus Programming and Marketing
219A Highsmith Student Union, CPO 1200
828.251.6244

Keith (he/him/his) serves as the Assistant Director for Leadership, Campus Programming, and Marketing within the Highsmith Student Union. Joining UNC Asheville from Appalachian State University, Keith's background is a close match for his current role, having advised the programming board, Appalachian Popular Programming Society, and Trailhead Academy leadership development program during his time there. Keith also has experience in working with campus facility management, communication and marketing at the higher education level, wellness and well-being programming, residential education, and housing within higher education. 

Within Highsmith Student Union, Keith oversees and supervises a number of functional areas, including Leadership Development, Campus Programming, and the Highsmith Marketing Team. From assisting with the Leadership Summit to helping Asheville Campus Entertainment to host Live at Lunch in The Grotto to getting his hands dirty with the management of a multitude of marketing projects around Highsmith, Keith is a jack of all trades. Additionally, in the absence of Highsmith Student Union's Associate Directors, Keith supervises the Highsmith Student Union Game Room and its staff. In his free time, Keith likes to travel, hike the Blue Ridge Parkway, peruse the aisles of Target and local Asheville stores, and spend time with friends and family.

M.A., College Student Development - Appalachian State University
B.F.A., Communication; Advertising - Appalachian State University