Secretary Tim Keck

Secretary Tim Keck

Kansas Department for Aging and Disability Services (KDADS) Secretary Tim Keck joined KDADS on January 1, 2016. Secretary Keck previously served as Chief of Staff to then-Lt. Governor Jeff Colyer, MD, and as Deputy Chief Counsel at the Kansas Department for Health and the Environment (KDHE).

As a member of the leadership team at KDHE, he was instrumental in the development and implementation of KanCare, Kansas’ Medicaid managed care program, and worked closely with the KDHE Secretary on a variety of issues impacting the aging and disability communities.

A Kansas native and U.S. Navy veteran, Secretary Keck holds 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.