Pete Keirstead has been living in the Daytona Beach area since 1988. His wife, Shaylan, is an Interior Designer and an actual area native (those are hard to find). He earned his BS from ERAU and went on to complete his MA from UCF in Counselor Education, with a certificate in Marriage and Family Therapy. He is a licensed commercial pilot, Licensed Mental Health Counselor, community activist and ordained minister. His community service has earned him numerous awards and appointments. Pete and Shaylan have 3 children.