Dr. Thomas A. Keeley
Mishawaka High School, Home of the Caveman!
Bachelor’s of Science Teaching, 1993 University os Indianapolis
Mater’s of Science, Principals Licensure, 2006, Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis
Education Specialist, IN Superintendent’s Licensure, 2008, Indiana State University
Doctorate/PhD, 2010, Indiana State University
Secondary Science Teacher/Wrestling, Golf, Track coach, , Indianapolis area, 1994-2002
Dean/Athletic Director/Middle School Principal, Indianapolis area, 2002-2008
School Business manager/HR Director/Assistant Superintendent, Indianapolis area, 2008-2021
Adjunct Professor, School Business Finance, Indiana State University, 2012-present
Dr. Thomas A. Keeley has had the opportunity to work as a teacher, coach, building and corporation school leader for the past 28 years. During this time he has made vast improvements to his school corporations’ business and finance efficiencies in human resources, food service, custodial, maintenance, budget planning, negotiations and new construction finance during a time of extreme change and budget shortfalls in Indiana. His school corporation improved cash balances from 2% to over 13% (2021) in just 3 years while overseeing a multi-million dollar budget in Marion County, Indiana. While serving as Assistant Superintendent, he served Indiana State graduate students and prospective Superintendents as an adjunct professor teaching School building construction mechanics and financing, School Business Finance and the Politics of the Superintendency. Dr. Keeley currently works mentoring MBA cohort students in the Scott School of Business in the Woodrow Wilson Foundation Program at ISU.