BS, United States Military Academy, West Point, NY. 1987 (International Relations)
MA, Webster University, St Louis, MO, 1997 (Public Administration)
MA, US Army War College, Carlisle Barracks, PA, 2009 (Strategic Studies)
“Scott A. Rainey is a veteran of the U.S. Army on July 31, 2013 as Lieutenant Colonel with over 26 years of service. His terminal Army assignment was serving as Director, Human Resources at the U.S. Army War College at Carlisle Barracks. Mr. Rainey's military service included a variety of command and staff assignments at military installations across the United States and around the world, including tours in Germany, Korea and Iraq.
Upon retirement, Mr. Rainey was nominated to the State Civil Service Commission by Governor Tom Corbett and confirmed by the Pennsylvania State Senate on June 30, 2013. Governor Corbett appointed Commissioner Rainey to serve as Chairman of the Commission effective this date and he remained in this capacity until July 12, 2015. Mr. Rainey serves as the Commonwealth's statutorily required civil service commission veteran member.
Mr. Rainey is a native of Troy, Alabama. He is a 1987 graduate of the U.S. Military Academy at West Point where he earned a Bachelor's degree in International Relations. His education also includes a Master's degree in Public Administration from Webster University (1999) and a Master's degree in Strategic Studies from the U.S. Army War College (2009).”