Keith Mann began his professional career in the executive search industry as a managing director at Dynamics Executive Search. In 2002 he formed Alternative Investment Practice within Dynamics Executive Search, sensing that the hedge fund industry was not being sufficiently served by the executive search industry. In 2006 Keith Mann furthered his endeavors into the private equity industry, and in 2009, he formed Dynamics Search Partners, an executive search firm where he is currently CEO. Keith Mann works with firms in the United States, Asia and Europe.
In an article published by Business Wire, the Keith and Keely Mann Scholarship for Professional Achievement award was announced. The award is available to one senior from one of the Uncommon School’s Brooklyn high schools. Keith Mann is a known philanthropist.
The Keith and Keely Mann scholarship is open to all graduating seniors who attend any of the Uncommon Charter High Schools in Brooklyn, New York. This year’s application process will be open until Feb. 29, 2016. One lucky winner will be determined by the end of March 2016, and he or she will receive a $5,000 scholarship which can be used towards their college tuition at any college or university of their choice.
Uncommon Schools was formed to found, manage and run numerous urban charter, public schools. These charter, public schools are dedicated to closing the achievement gap for students from poor families and prepare these students to attend and graduate from college.
In 2015-2016, Uncommon Schools managed a network of 44 charter, public schools across Massachusetts, New Jersey, and New York serving over 14,000 students in grades K-12.