Keith Hardcastle, MBA, SPHR
Director of Human Resources
Keith Hardcastle has served as the head of Human Resources for several major corporate and privately held entities across four southern states. As Director, Human Resources-CMC, Keith has responsibility for the HR functions at six CMC district locations encompassing over 100 TDCJ, TYC and private, institutional facilities throughout Texas. His duties include the operational oversight of Human Resources activities for all CMC field locations and facilities and coordinating those with UTMB Human Resources.
Keith earned an associate degree in Pre-Law from Eastern Oklahoma State University and a bachelor's degree in Economics & Sociology from Southeastern Oklahoma University, attending on an athletic scholarship. He later earned his Master's in Business Administration in Behavioral Science and Marketing from the University of Tulsa. Keith has also taught numerous operational courses as adjunct faculty at Arkansas State University in their professional development programs. He recently completed study and attained the Sr. Professional in Human Resources certification from the national Society for Human Resource Management and Human Resources Certification Institute.
Keith is a native Texan born in Cleburne. His wife, Dianne, is an educator. They have a married son, Jason, who works at UTMB, and a daughter, Paige who plans to attend Nursing School. Keith enjoys most outdoor activities and is an avid reader.