Rodney Payne joined the staff of the Caribbean Examinations Council (CXC®) in 1998 as Network Administrator, prior to his being appointed as Senior Manager (Examinations Administration and Security) – SAR (EAS) on 2 October 2017, he held the post of Information Systems Manager (ISM) a role he had acted in from 2009. At that time, he successfully spearheaded the Council’s thrust to become an IT-intelligent organization, leading CXC down the path of embracing solutions which improve efficiency, enhance the quality of its product and assist in meeting customer/stakeholder demands.
As SAR(EAS) it is his intention to hone these skills in the execution of his new portfolio thus ensuring effective and efficient planning, management and co-ordination of examination administration services, ensuring that they align with customer and other stakeholder’s needs and requirements.
A graduate of the University of the West Indies, Mr Payne also holds a Masters of Engineering Degree from the University of Victoria and is a member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE). Along with several IT certifications, he also completed the Program for Leadership Development (PLD) at the Harvard Business School’s Executive Education Program.