Whitney has her bachelor's degree in Family and Consumer Sciences with a concentration in Child Development from Ball State University. She worked in childcare for ten years before her interest piqued to pursue the world of waiver in August of 2022. After observing her mom, Carla Keafer, who also works for Inspire, impactful work she does every day, Whitney wanted to do the same.
Whitney was inspired by her brother who has down syndrome, throughout all his therapies and activities, Whitney has always felt a pull to get involved in the community. Whitney loves the constant support and teamwork among each client's team and from her coworkers and supervisors.
Whitney has been happily married to her husband Shawn since 2016 and they have two beautiful children, Keafer and Ellie. If Whitney isn't working, she is with her family exploring different parks and traveling.