Bard MBA

Mike Keiser

Owner, Bandon Dunes Golf Resort; Founder, Wild Rivers Coast Alliance

Mike Keiser Michael L. Keiser is president of Bandon Dunes Golf Resort. Bandon Dunes, dramatically located on Oregon’s Pacific coast, is a top-ranked golf destination with four courses designed in the tradition of Scotland’s ancient links to blend with the natural environment. Keiser is active on the boards of numerous civic and charitable organizations focused on health care, education, and conservation. He is the former board chair of the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago. He is on the board of the Field Museum of Natural History. In the education arena, he serves on the boards of the Academy for Urban School Leadership, Teach for America, and Chicago and Providence St. Mel College Prep. He also serves as president of Bandon Biota, LLC, acquiring properties with a view toward future conservation. Keiser received a bachelor of arts degree in English from Amherst College.