Director of Human Resources
William “Bill” Keast signed on with Serenity Knolls in May of 2020 as the Director of Human Resources. He is a seasoned professional whose experience spans many years and several industries in both the public and private sectors.
Bill has held a number of prominent positions over his career, working at Nextel, Waste Management, and the Port of San Francisco. He also has a wealth of HR and Labor Relations experience in the healthcare field, having spent many years with organizations such as Delta Dental, Kaiser Permanente, UCSF Medical Center, Marin General Hospital, and Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital.
Bill earned his “SPHR” certification in 2003 and holds degrees in Criminology and Labor Relations. He also proudly served as a member of the Board of Directors of the San Francisco Chapter of the Muscular Dystrophy Association and on the Board of Directors of Kaiser’s School of Allied Health Sciences.
In his spare time, Bill is a trumpet player for a popular local band called “Jest Jammin” and performs for fundraisers and street fairs all over San Francisco. Bill’s tremendous experience and even larger personality make him right at home as part of the Serenity Knolls staff.