Arnold Keene joined Rancho Santa Fe Association in 2003. He headed the Parks & Recreation Department for 15 years, overseeing the Association's open spaces, fields, parks and roadside landscapes. He was promoted to Assistant Manager in 2018, and manages the Field Operations, Patrol and Osuna Ranch departments, as well as various infrastructure projects including the development of the RSF Connect fiber-optic internet network.
Arnold studied horticulture in college and started a Manhattan Beach landscape design and construction business that he owned and operated for 15 years. His firm won several awards from the California Landscape Contractors Association for residential landscape projects.
In his spare time, Arnold enjoys hiking, gardening and cooking.