Kenrie Hylton began his career at his Alma Mater, Northern Caribbean University (NCU) in Jamaica, where he earned a BSc in Information Science. Here he served in a number of information technology based roles including being the Chair for the Computer & Information Sciences Department. He earned an M.Sc. degree in Applied Computer Science from Columbus State University, and a PhD in Information Systems from Nova Southeastern University. He joined the Office of Archives, Statistics, and Research in 2015 as the Digital Records Manager.