Keith Brooks has nearly 30 years of service to the community in which he lives, spending the first half of his career in community and program development, and the second in sports-related community outreach and philanthropy. Having a passion for the health and education of youth and families is the driving force behind the efforts that have defined his life’s work.
After graduating with a degree in Psychology, with a minor in Education, Keith set out to work at improving the lives if the children growing up in his hometown of St. Louis, developing and managing youth support programs in faith-based and school-based settings. After over a decade of work in community service, he made the transition to the majors, spending 17 years with the St. Louis Cardinals Foundation, Cardinals Care, before accepting his current role with Big League Impact, the foundation started by Cardinals pitcher Adam Wainwright.
Big League Impact is a culmination of a career in service, allowing Keith to work with MLB players across to league to meet their goals of giving both domestically and abroad.