Columbia, South Carolina native Christopher “Chris” deGraffenried Keenan began working at The Unumb Center for Neurodevelopment in the spring of 2016. Keenan graduated with a B.S. in psychology at Wofford College and earned his M.S. in Applied Behavior Analysis from Spalding University.
During his time at Spalding, Keenan fulfilled his practicum experience working in a variety of behavioral settings including: the Bluegrass Center for Autism (lower campus for children under the age of 13 and the upper campus for children ages 13-21), Applied Behavioral Advancements, and Our Lady of Peace Hospital (psychiatric hospital with behavioral focus). These experiences, combined with his eternal quest for knowledge, provided Keenan with the passion for helping children with autism thrive in their surroundings.