Christopher Keevil, Partner & Managing Director

Chris is Partner and Managing Director of Wellspring, and is based in the firm’s New Haven office. He brings over 25 years of experience in strategic planning, process improvement, revenue generation, growth strategies, organizational development, alliances and mergers, board development and other areas.

Previously, Chris was a Partner at The Boston Consulting Group (BCG). While at BCG, he was head of the Operational Effectiveness practice area for the Americas, a member of the Organizational Practice Area, and a member of the BCG Strategy Institute, which develops new strategy approaches, using a multi-disciplinary orientation. He also oversaw the training of all consultants for the Boston, New York, D.C. and Atlanta offices.

Prior to BCG, Chris was a Consultant at Harbridge House, a consulting firm that serves top corporations using a case-study method to train senior managers in strategy and organizational excellence.

Chris has been an instructor at the Yale School of Management. Additionally, he was the General Manager of the Keith Martin Ballet Company in Portland, Oregon. He has studied solar energy engineering and house construction at Northeastern University, and worked for eight years as a solar home builder and carpenter in Vermont and Oregon. He has also done extensive work in the area of Youth Development.

Chris received his Master’s in Public and Private Administration from Yale School of Management (an MBA for nonprofit, governmental, and for-profit businesses). He graduated with a BA in Music from Amherst College, where he graduated summa cum laude.

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"Ultimately we must ask – what is the purpose of our lives? For me, it is to be of service to others and make a meaningful difference in the world. Wellspring Consulting gives me a wonderful opportunity to do that."

Education:

  • Yale School of Management, Master’s in Public and Private Management (an MBA for nonprofit, governmental, and for-profit businesses), with a selected focus on nonprofits
  • Amherst College, BA, Music, summa cum laude

Affiliations:

  • Woodbridge Land Trust, Board member
  • Single Flower Sangha, Member