Ypsilanti, Michigan 48197
Keith Damron was born in Wyandotte, MI. After graduating from EMU, he served as the community programming director for Wyandotte Municipal Cable TV for 10 years. He next migrated, first to Reno, NV, and later to Los Angeles where he worked at E Entertainment Television as a production engineer for shows such as Talk Soup and E News Daily. He later moved on to become a television writer. At Universal Studios he served as the story editor for the series Sliders. He also wrote for Warner Brothers Animation, contributing scripts to the series Justice League and Legion of Super-Heroes. He then moved on to serve as program director for Galaxy Online, one of the first websites to stream science fiction programming. Keith returned to EMU in 2002 and has been focusing his efforts on expanding curricular and extra-curricular offerings to meet the changes and new challenges that are taking place in the industry. He supervises the production end of ETV, which provides extensive hands-on opportunities for students to develop their skills in television. He has also been designing new coursework in movie production to prepare students for the opportunities created by The Michigan Film Incentive.