Keith Kemp is the administrator/teacher for New Life Academy. Keith attended the University of Illinois, where he completed his education degree. He has also completed three Master’s degrees in Worship, Religious Studies, and Biblical Counseling through West Coast Bible College and Seminary, where he formally served as an online instructor as well. Keith taught in the public schools (junior high) for 7 1/2 years before he turned to paid ministry in the early 2000’s. Keith is the co-founder of Daring to Soar Ministries, and he and his wife Amy operate The Landing, a teen center, in Jasper County. Keith is an accomplished musician as well, leading worship weekly for the Impact service at First Christian Church in Oblong. Keith and his wife, Amy (who is the promotions director for the Home) have two children: Tess and Belle.