Walt Drane Becomes Caveon’s Director of Education Services

For immediate release

December 13, 2018

Caveon, LLC announces Walt Drane, Ed.S. as the Director of Education Services.

Walt Drane, Ed.S.

Midvale, UT – Caveon is pleased to announce Walt Drane, Ed.S. as the new Director of Education Services. “We are excited to have Drane join Caveon’s K-12 assessment team,” said Steve Addicott, Caveon’s Chief Operating Officer. “His years of experience leading the Mississippi Department of Education’s Assessment and Accountability functions will help ensure Caveon can continue to provide a maximum level of impact and test security protection to our state and local education agency clients.”

Mr. Drane is an experienced K-12 large-scale assessment professional with a demonstrated history working in the education management industry. Prior to joining Caveon, Drane served as Executive Director for the Offices of Assessment, and District and School Performance for the Office of Accountability at the Mississippi Department of Education. He also led Mississippi’s Test Security Unit at the Department of Education, where he led multiple large-scale investigations to ensure the validity and reliability of state-wide assessment results.

“I am honored to have the opportunity to work as Director of Education Services for Caveon Test Security,” said Drane. “I fundamentally believe that leaders in education can be trained to create policies and procedures that help prevent test security threats and vulnerabilities, which affect fair and reliable test results. When threats and vulnerabilities do exist, I will put my experience to work and provide school districts and state education agencies with the solutions needed to appropriately monitor, investigate, and mitigate those threats and vulnerabilities.”

Founded in 2003, Caveon is the industry’s first and only full-service test security company. Caveon is dedicated to defending the validity of test scores through their innovative technology solutions and their comprehensive security approach. As the best-in-class test security provider, we are at the forefront of industry best-practices, and have proven and customizable solutions designed to protect high-stakes testing program’s most valuable assets—their assessments.

For more information about this release, or any of Caveon’s services, please contact us at (801) 208-0103 or info@caveon.com.

Brinnlie Knavel

Marketing Specialist