Implementation Manager's Biography
Robert Diggs | Implementation Manager, Pennsylvania Consortium for the Liberal Arts (PCLA)
Robert Diggs is the implementation manager for the Pennsylvania Consortium for the Liberal Arts (PCLA), a consortium of eleven small, selective Liberal Arts colleges in Pennsylvania (Bryn Mawr, Dickinson, Franklin & Marshall, Gettysburg, Haverford, Juniata, Lafayette, Muhlenberg, Swarthmore, Ursinus, and Washington & Jefferson Colleges). Originally hired as an administrative assistant, and most recently serving as program coordinator, Diggs assumed his new title and duties on May 1, 2018. As implementation manager, Diggs is responsible for managing the strategic pivot of PCLA activities towards a civic/community engagement focus. Diggs's duties also include all aspects of event management, internal sub-grant stewardship, social media and website presence for the consortium.
Prior to his work with the PCLA, Diggs held a variety of student positions including working for the Offices of the President, Dean of the College, and the Department of Athletics and Recreation at his alma mater. During a break from his undergraduate studies, Diggs worked as a shift supervisor in the New York office of the former eBay subsidiary eBay Now, and in the Admissions Office of the gifted education program Prep for Prep as an interviewer and application processor.
Diggs is a graduate of consortium member Franklin & Marshall College with a B.A. in Government. Diggs is currently a member of the board of the Better Business Bureau's Wise Giving Alliance, the charity and charitable giving watchdog wing of the Better Business Bureau.
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