Senior Director - Colin Barnett
Mr. Colin Barnett is the Senior Director, Information Systems and Technical Services tasked with facilitating labour market research and intelligence (LMRI) to support strategic decision making in directing and ensuring relevance of the education and training system; as well as the integration of information systems to enhance corporate decision making and operational efficiency.
Mr. Barnett holds a BBA in Management and an MBA in Human Resource Management. He has also participated in various international certification programmes in North America and Europe, where he gained certification in a wide range of HR functions.
Mr. Barnett has held senior managerial positions in the Organization for twenty years the last of which was Senior Director, Human Resource Planning & Development (HRPD). As Senior Director HRPD, he contributed to the Organisation being awarded Employer of Choice in 2005 by the Jamaica Employers’ Federation, as well being the recipient of the HR Innovation Award 2006 from Human Resource Management Association of Jamaica (HRMAJ).
Mr. Barnett who is a Past President of the Human Resource Management Association of Jamaica (HRMAJ), has been a Board member for over 11 years, and currently holds the position of Secretary with special responsibility for Government Relations. He is a member of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) as well as the Association for Talent Development (ATD). He also sits on the HR Committee of the West Indies Cricket Board and the Jamaica Cricket Association.
As an avid sportsman, he has over 20 years’ experience in sports broadcasting, covering a variety of sporting disciplines.