Secretary Tim Keck

Secretary Tim KeckKansas Department for Aging and Disability Services (KDADS) Secretary Tim Keck previously served as Deputy Chief Counsel at the Kansas Department for Health and the Environment (KDHE) for four-and-half years.

As a member of the leadership team there, he was instrumental in the development and implementation of KanCare and worked closely with KDHE Secretary Susan Mosier on a variety of issues impacting the aging and disability communities.

He also worked as chief counsel for the office of Lt. Governor Jeff Colyer.

A native of Topeka, Mr. Keck has a Bachelor’s degree from Washburn University and received his Juris Doctor from Washburn University School of Law in 1991. He is a resident of Topeka.

Tim Keck joined KDADS as Interim Secretary on January 1, 2016.