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

Geneva engineering students compete in national competitions including the Solar Splash, Steel Bridge Building and the Society of Automotive Engineers Baja Competition.

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Upcoming Events
SERVICE
Service opportunities in Beaver Falls
Students can work with Tiger Pause and the Dare2XL programs.
CURRENT STUDENTS
Branches on campus
The Christian indie/folk band is kicking off the Three Past Three program on October 23.
COMMUNITY
Living in Color: Steppin’ Up—Moving from Theory to Action
The conference, which focuses on getting involved in multicultural issues, will be held Nov. 7-8.
GRADUATE PROGRAMS
MBA program to host Open House
An information session that includes a complementary dinner will be held at the Cranberry Regional Learning Alliance on Tue., Oct. 28.
VISIT EVENTS
Business Day is November 8
Activities for those interested in business majors include simulations and networking with current students, faculty and local business leaders.