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data processing executive

Robert Dean Rati, American data processing executive. Recipient Regional Managers award, International Business Machines Corporation Corporation, 1967.


Rati, Robert Dean was born on January 8, 1939 in Pittsburg, Kansas, United States. Son of Steve Julius Rati and Dorothy Bill (Rodebush) McWilliams.


Bachelor, University Kansas, Lawrence, 1961. Master of Arts, Northeastern University, Boston, 1970. Master of Business Administration, Columbia University, New York City, 1973.


Systems engineer International Business Machines Corporation Corporation, Boston, 1965-1972. Manager management services Arthur Young and Company, New York City, 1973-1975. Manager client systems Touche Ross and Company, 1975-1976.

Manager systems and programs Walker Manufacturing division Tenneco, Racine, Wisconsin, 1976-1978. Manager data processing Schwitzer division Household International, Indianapolis, 1979-1987. Manager management information systems National Machinery Company, Tiffin, Ohio, 1988-1990.

President Dunhill Professional Search of Carmel (Indiana), 1990-1997. Manager Muncie Management Information System Power Transformer division Asea Brown Boveri, Muncie, Indiana, 1991-1994. Director information services State Lottery Commission Indiana, Indianapolis, 1995-1997.

Management consultant Aerotek-Maxim Group, 1998-2000. Project manager corporation information technical American Telephone & Telegraph Company (formerly Session Border Controllers Communications), 2000—2005. Retired, 2005.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to publications of fraternal organizations.


Member Republican Committee, Ramsey, New Jersey, 1972-1974. Treasurer Republican Club Ramsey, 1972-1975. Vice chairman Swimming Pool Commission, Ramsey, 1972-1974.

Board directors, executive committee Near Eastside Multi-Svc. Center, Indianapolis, 1984-1987. Finance committee Carmel (Indiana) United Methodist Church, 1984-1987, administrative board, 1987-1990.

Lieutenant (junior grade) United States Navy, 1961-1964. Member Sons of the American Revolution (president 1979), Society Indiana Pioneers (president 1996-1998), Huguenot Society Indiana (president 1985-1989), S.R. in State of Illinois (president 1980-1982), Indiana Society Colonial Wars (governor 1995-1998), General Society Sons of the Revolution (chairman awards committee 1983-1991, General President Commendation award 1985, 91), Sons of the Revolution State of Indiana (secretary since 2006, president since 2007), Pi Mu Epsilon.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: genealogy, home computer.


Married Margaret Fort Henry, June 7, 1969. Children: Susan Margaret, Robert Henry.

Steve Julius Rati McWilliams

Dorothy Bill (Rodebush) McWilliams

Margaret Fort Henry

Susan Margaret Rati

Robert Henry Rati