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  • Mary McKeown named to succeed Eric Nyberg as Keystone president

    The Board of Directors of Keystone Community Services has announced that Mary S. McKeown, Keystone’s Vice President of Programs, will become Keystone’s next president, succeeding Eric Nyberg effective April 2, 2016.     

    The announcement came at the conclusion of a search process the board undertook last fall. McKeown will become the sixth chief executive officer of Keystone in its 75-plus years.           

    Until Nyberg’s retirement on April 1, McKeown is serving as President-Elect and Incoming CEO. In this period, she is working closely with him to assure a smooth and seamless transition of duties. A Merriam Park resident, Mary and her husband John Syverud are parents of three children. Read more »

  • Retirement of Eric Nyberg Announced

    Eric Nyberg, president of Keystone Community Services, will retire effective April 1, 2016, according to the St. Paul-based agency’s Board of Directors.

    The board will conduct a search this fall for the position, with the intention of naming Nyberg’s successor in the first quarter of 2016, said board co-chairs Tammy Pust and Robert Jenkins.

    “Eric has provided Keystone with outstanding leadership during a period of tremendous growth, including guiding our agency through two mergers over the past five years,” said Pust and Jenkins. “At this juncture, we believe Keystone is well-positioned for the future and we expect a smooth transition once his successor is named.” Read more »