After receiving his BS (1990) and MS (1993) in Physics from Appalachian State University, Keith Warren joined the staff of NC State University as the Director of Demonstrations. He was promoted to the faculty and began duties as an Instructor. In 2001 he began work as a Senior Engineer at a systems integration company, developing test systems while integrating hardware and electrical designs. In 2006 he joined the staff of The Science House at NC State University as Operations Manager and presenting physics on the road shows across the state. In 2007, he rejoined the physics faculty at NC State University and is presently the Assistant Department Head.