School of Agriculture

Ember Keithley

Ember Keithley, Academic Advisor - Agriculture

Knoblauch Hall 110
(309) 298-2100

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Ms. Keithley is the Academic Advisor for the School of Agriculture at Western Illinois University from 2009 to present. She earned both her MBA and BB degree from Western Illinois University. Prior to advising Agriculture students she advised business students and had a career in banking.

Ember has been recognized both on-campus and nationally for her role in advising earning the 2010-2011 and 2020-2021 Western Illinois University Outstanding Academic Advisor award and the 2012 Outstanding Advising NACADA Certificate of Merit.

Courses Previously Taught:

  • AGRI 120: Agriculture in Today's Society
  • AGRI 320: Success Strategies in Agriculture
  • AGRI 420: Personal Development and Leadership in Agriculture
  • FIN 301: Personal Financial Planning
  • FIN 311: Introduction to Finance
  • MKTG 327: Marketing Principles
  • UNIV 100: Personal Growth and Well-Being in Higher Education