Keith Mann is a well-known person in the world of the executive search industry. He has been active in it for more than 15 years. He specializes in hedge fund compensation and hiring strategy for top level firms. He was one the Managing Director for a company known as Dynamics Executive Search and he managed recruitment for many of the nation’s top companies. Keith Mann is now lending his time and expertise to helping students within New York City to get ahead in life. He has formed a partnership with the nonprofit organization Uncommon Schools for this purpose.
Keith held an event at a famous local hotel in which he invited hedge fund employees and other investment professionals to an evening where they had a chance to do some good for others. Keith has always been a champion of academic excellence and he has seen how being from a low income family can limit someone’s opportunity in life. $22,000 was raised overall by Keith and his guests for the program run by Uncommon Schools. It pays for the AP testing and PSAT testing fees of students in charter schools in New York. The money will be used to cover fees in the upcoming school year.
Keith is the Founder and CEO of Dynamic Search Partners and as a result he knows a lot about what employers need from their future employees. He knows the students attending charter schools need to build up a skillset of practical skills and tactical skills. This will enable them to adapt to the demands of an evolving marketplace and be well employed in high paying jobs no matter what direction the economy takes. Keith gave a speech at his fundraiser and he said that he wants to do his part to correct the achievement gap that exists between the middle class and those who come from low-income families. He wants every student to have the chance to go to college and make their dreams come true.
Keith has formed a long-term partnership with Uncommon Schools and he has funded them since 2013. He even gave $10,000 to the organization personally.