Ray McKeithan is an experienced public relations and government affairs professional, motivational speaker, philanthropic director and leader in advocacy for agribusiness and industry at local, state and Federal levels.
Mr. McKeithan has served as the manager for Public and Government Affairs at Nutrien since January 2012. Prior to that, he was president and publisher of the Washington Daily News for 10 years. Mr. McKeithan earned his undergraduate degree in 1987 from Eastern Carolina University. He is a member of numerous governing boards, including the Greenville-Pitt County Chamber of Commerce and the Washington-Beaufort County Chamber of Commerce. He serves as the director of the Vidant Directors Council and is a founder of Bright Futures, supporting underprivileged students.