Geneva College

 

 

Keith Rager

rager-pic4.jpgAdjunct Faculty, Adult Degree Program
East Coast Sales Manager, Data Mechanix, Irvine, CA
Office Phone: 949-697-6015
upsupjsfc@comcast.net  /  krager82@gmail.com  /  keith.rager@datamechanix.com

Disciplines/Field of Instruction

  • Human Resources Management
  • Labor Contract Negotiation
  • Business Management
  • Compensation
  • Performance Appraisal

Degrees Received

  • Master of Arts, Saint Francis University, 2000 - Human Resources Management, Industrial Relations
  • Bachelor of Arts, University of Pittsburgh 1983 - Accounting/ Finance

Courses Taught

  • HR 4 & 2
  • Management 457
  • Business Communications 441

Current Projects

  • East Coast expansion of data recovery and Raid recovery

Research Interests and Consulting Expertise

  • Violence in the Workplace, paper written 2000
  • Training and Development, developing consulting firm

Awards Received

  • PHR, UPS Laurel Mountain best in class: Employee Relations Index, 2004
  • UPS Laurel Mountain best in class: financial index, 2001

Professional Society Memberships

  • National SHRM, Pitt Life Member, St. Francis Alumni Assoc.
  • National Marine Corp League

Work Experience

  • Data Mechanix, Inc.  East Coast Sales Manager, 2010 to Present, Hard Drive Recovery
  • The Lucas Foundation, Inc. Founder and President: 2005 - Present, developed 501 C 3
  • United Parcel Service: 1979 - 2005, Business Manager, Industrial Engineer, National Assignments, Laurel Mountain CACD Director
  • U S Marine Corp: 1975 - 1977 Honorable Discharge (1976 Med Deployment)

Miscellaneous, e.g., hobbies, sports, personal info, etc.

  • Married with 3 grown children
  • Open water scuba certified (SSI)
  • Golf
  • Harley Davidson Motor cyclist
  • Founder and president of non-profit 501 C 3 west pa foundation, mission statement "To assist Families financially with the loss of an Infant"
    http://thelucasfoundation.com/
  • Hunting, Fishing
  • Past Little League President, Adams Township (12 years)
  • Past Sunday School Teacher, Past Chairman of Board First Church, South Fork, PA, Past Chairman Finance Committee, Past Lay Leader

 

Point of Excellence

Psychology students present work at regional conferences annually.

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Upcoming Events
PROSPECTIVE STUDENTS
Johnstown Open House for Master's in Organizational Leadership
The event will be held from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Johnstown Industrial Development Inc. on July 30.
PUBLICATIONS
July issue of @Geneva
Read about Proactive Stewardship.
COMMUNITY EVENTS
Beaver Falls Community Crime Watch Day
On Sat., Aug 2, this popular annual event kicks off in a new way.
PUBLICATIONS
June issue of @Geneva
Read about chemistry program grants.
INCOMING STUDENTS
Freshman Expedition registration is open
First-year students can meet new friends and prepare for the college transition prior to Welcome Week through outdoor adventure activities.