Keith Garner is the Vice President of the National Association of REALTOR®'s IT Department. Keith started at NAR nine years ago when its Center for REALTOR Technology was created, and he has been instrumental to its success for members as a programmer, presenter, and knowledge-base. In his current role, he focuses on helping NAR staff deal with the technical challenges of serving the membership of 1.1 million REALTORS®. Before NAR, Keith worked as a programmer, consultant, sysadmin, and all around geek, and he still manages to be an open-source dork at heart. He lives in the Chicago suburbs with his wife and two kids.