Director, Board Member, LCC Board of Education
Matt Keating is a friend, neighbor, and organizer currently serving as Board Member to the Board of Education at Lane Community College.
Matt is a proud grassroots Democrat thrice-elected as a national delegate to the past three consecutive Democratic National Conventions: 2008, Barack Obama; 2012, Barack Obama; and 2016, Bernie Sanders. Recently elected by Democratic Party of Oregon Central Committee members in December, 2016, Matt is serving his first term as a member to the Democratic National Committee, after running on the platform of reforming the superdelegate system.
Matt brings many years of community organizing, coalition building, and field management experience to his roles as DNC Member and Lane Community College Board Member. He has worked for nationally respected progressive organizations such as MoveOn.org, Democracy for America, CREDO SuperPAC, and We Are Wisconsin.
Additionally, he serves as a member of the KLCC Community Support Board, and he is an appointed board member to the Eugene Public Library Foundation Board.
Alongside Matt on many a progressive political adventure is his trusted friend Vegas, a rescue Great Dane.