Mr. Keith Tatum

Keith Tatum is a native Kansan, born in Manhattan and raised in Topeka.  Mr. Tatum has dedicated his career to public service and in empowering every voice within our community.  His professional experience includes nonprofit administration and 20+ years of diverse leadership capacities in Kansas government, including for the Kansas Council on Developmental Disabilities, the Kansas Volunteer Commission, the Kansas Department of Education, the Kansas Neurological Institute, and the Kansas Department of Labor.  He currently works as the Training Manager for the Kansas Children’s Service League.  Additionally, Mr. Tatum is an Adjunct Instructor with the School of Public Affairs and Administration at the University of Kansas.


Mr. Tatum holds a Master’s Degree in Public Administration from the University of Kansas, and a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from Washburn University.  He and his wife, Teresa, live in Topeka and have a wonderfully-blended family consisting of 10 children and one grandson.

Keith Tatum


Position 3, District 3
Elected: 2022
Term Expires: January 10, 2026 

624 SW 24th St.
Topeka, KS 66611



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