Danny Keith

President and Executive Director, Grind Out Hunger


Danny Keith is currently the President and Executive Director of Grind Out Hunger, and the Chief Development and Technology Officer for Second Harvest Food Bank Santa Cruz County. His accomplishments include the establishment of several successful business ventures, sports writing/blogging, an ongoing 5-plus year radio stint on 102.5 KDON FM, the founding of Grind Out Hunger an action sports and music non profit specializing in developing the leaders of tomorrow by empowering the youth. Community awards United Way Community Hero 2011, a 2010 NEXTie and a 2009 People Magazine All Stars Among us round out some of the accolades of Keith's career. A surfer for life, he is married to his wonderful wife of 6 years and cherishes his children. Keith has been a Santa Cruz Resident, business owner, community activist and philanthropist for more than 20 years.