Chris Keating, Ph. D

Chris Keating, Ph.D., is the President and founder of Keating Research, Inc. Keating has worked as a public opinion pollster for the past 21 years during which time he conducted hundreds of successful polling and focus group research projects for candidate, initiative and issue campaigns. A few issue areas of interest and expertise include smoke-free initiatives and ordinances, education funding, ballot initiatives, and conservation issues.

Keating is the leading Colorado pollster with his accurate work on the recent successful campaigns: including Michael Hancock for Mayor (Denver).

Keating has an undergraduate degree in political science from Northwestern University and Ph.D. in economics from the University of Illinois.

Keating was born in Chicago, Illinois and has lived in Colorado since 1995. Keating enjoys outdoor recreation such as skiing (alpine and cross-country), mountain biking, hiking and trail running.