staff profile

D. Keith Wood   BA

Manager, FNIC Development
Graphics Manager


Keith Wood is the FNIC Development and Graphics Manager. He oversees the technical, visual design, instructional and marketing development projects for the School of Nursing. This encompasses website development, print collateral and interactive multimedia instructional design components. 

Wood received the "Tradition Meets Innovation Award" for VUSN Staff for his contribution on VUSN's Coursera MOOC online health course. Wood came to VUSN from the Sporting News in Charlotte, NC, where he served as Creative Director over their print and digital media outlets. While at ACBJ/Sporting News, his work on the Fantasy Baseball publications received the "Best Baseball Print Publication" presented by the Fantasy Sports Writers Association, "Min's most-engaged media brand" and the highest company award, the Eagle Award for outstanding leadership. 

Wood earned a bachelor's degree in art from Jacksonville State University while receiving the "Outstanding Achievement in Art Award."


  • BA, Jacksonville State University


  • Tradition Meets Innovation Award for Staff, Vanderbilt University School of Nursing, 2013
  • American City Business Journals Eagle Award for Excellence, 2001
  • Outstanding Achievement in Art Award, Jacksonville State University, 1994