Herb Keinon was born in Denver. He earned a Bachelor of Arts in political science from the University of Colorado, Boulder, and a Master of Arts in journalism from the University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana. He lives in Ma'ale Adumim with his wife and four children.
Kenion is often invited to speak on issues concerning Israeli society, security and Middle Eastern politics. He has spoken about the tactical reasons for Ariel Sharon's disengagement from the Gaza Strip and the West Bank.
- Fox Leadership profile of Herb Keinon
- What the Future Holds: Shifting Perceptions of Israel on the World's Stage?, Americans for Peace Now speech.
- Journalist discusses Israeli peace potential, Naomi Tarlow, The Daily Pennsylvanian, November 14, 2007.
- Jewish Community Federation of Richmond