Alexander (BSE Mech ’50) and Evelyn McKeen have recently endowed the Alexander and Evelyn McKeen Scholarship Fund to provided financial assistance for undergraduate students enrolled in the College of Engineering’s Department of Mechanical Engineering.
Mr. McKeen held numerous leadership positions with the Cadillac Motor Car Division and General Motors engineering staff. He founded an engineering consulting business, Engineering Analysis Associates, upon leaving General Motors. After substantial growth, his company was sold to a New York Stock Exchange listed firm. He subsequently worked with numerous nonprofit organizations to assist them in strategic planning and board development. He and his wife, Mrs. Evelyn McKeen, reside in West Bloomfield, MI and Bonita Springs, FL.