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’s semester abroad programs include opportunities to study in Rome, China, South Africa, Japan, Spain and many more.

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Upcoming Events
Nov01
Geneva Alumni & Friends visit "Annie" at The Benedum
Benedum Center, Pittsburgh 2:00 p.m.

ADULT DEGREE PROGRAMS
Adult Programs trip to Italy
The trip for students, alumni, and friends and family is scheduled for April 25-May 10.
ARTS & CULTURE
Students present Peter Pan
The fall semester theater production will run Oct. 30–Nov. 1 and Nov. 6–8.
ACADEMICS
October issue of @Geneva
Read about Career Development's popular Networking and Etiquette Dinner.
STUDENTS
Geneva partners with Zipcar to offer car sharing
New program provides students a cost effective and sustainable alternative to car ownership on campus.
SERVICE
Service opportunities in Beaver Falls
Students can work with Tiger Pause and the Dare2XL programs.