Employee Spotlight: Keith Petite

Employee Spotlight

We are very excited to highlight one of our most valuable assets, our employees! Each month, get to know the HPC team in a fun, new way!

Keith PetiteName:  Keith Petite

Department: Administration

Title: Operations Manager

Primary work location: Olathe

How long have you worked at HPC?  

I have been on staff for nine months, but collectively three years including my time at Tech Team.

How did you get into your field of work?

I got into my field through time and effort in the military; with experience came promotions, and with promotions came more opportunity.

Do you speak any other languages? If yes, which ones?

I do not speak any other languages.

Do you have a favorite quote? If yes, what is it?

“Don’t delay what you can do today.”

Keith Petite and FamilyWhat values are important to you?

Values that are important to me include efficiency, timeliness, and a strong work ethic.

What is something about you that would surprise people?

I’ve lived in or visited 23 countries and traveled across the U.S. six different times. I’m ready to do it all again!

What is on your “bucket” list?

I would like to spend 30 days in Italy, travel back to Austria and kayak the River Isle and Scuba Dive the Azores.

What is your favorite food?

My favorite food is lasagna.

What is your favorite movie?

“Training Day”

What is your favorite hobby?

I enjoy woodworking.

Are you an animal lover?  If yes, how many pets do you have and what kind are they?

Dogs are cool. I have a dog, but I would rather have a Macaw or an Amazon Parrot.