President and CEO, Multicultural Media, Telecom and Internet Council (MMTC)
Kim Keenan joined MMTC as the President and CEO in September 2014. Prior to taking the helm at MMTC, Keenan served as General Counsel and Secretary of the NAACP, the oldest and largest civil rights organization in the world. Keenan has also served as principal of her own law firm and served in the litigation practices of two nationally recognized law firms for nearly two decades. She is a past president of the 100,000-member District of Columbia Bar and of the 60,000-member National Bar Association, the largest network of African American lawyers, judges, law professors, and law students in the U.S. She is the recipient of numerous awards including the Media Executive of the Year from Vote It Loud, the NAACP Medgar Evers Award for Excellence, the Charging Buffalo Award from the New York Society, and the Distinguished Civil Rights Advocate Award from the Lawyers Committee for Civil Rights Under Law. The Multicultural Media, Telecom and Internet Council (MMTC) is a national not-for-profit organization dedicated to promoting and preserving equal opportunity and social justice in the mass media, telecommunications, and broadband industries.