Clearwater — LaShante Keys, MS, has been named Community Partnership Specialist for Empath Health focusing on the African American community. Previously he was Diversity and Equity Manager for the City of Clearwater.

Keys is an alumni of the Springfield College, University of South Florida (USF) and Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University. He is a member of the National Forum for Black Public Administrators, a member of USF’s Tampa African American Advisory Board and Southern Province Guide Right Chairman for Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc.