Brendan Keenan Ed.D., MSW, CAEL

Adjunct Faculty Graduate School Counseling


Doctor of Education from UMass-Amherst (2015)

Master of Social Work from Salem State University

Certificate in Advanced Educational Leadership from Harvard University

Bachelor of Arts from Assumption College

Dr. Keenan has focused his full-time professional work on working with students with disabilities and students experiencing various obstacles to learning. In the public schools, he has worked as an elementary school principal, elementary assistant principal, school social worker, and special education teacher. In all of these roles, Dr. Keenan has emphasized promoting equal access and opportunity for all students, and developing supportive and flexible systems to provide appropriate in-school supports for students.