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This is the Executive Management Team of the National Identification Registry



Hon J. Tiah Nagbe
Executive Director/NIR

Hon. J. Tiah Nagbe has been the Executive Director since October 2015. He brought to this position over twenty-five years of local and international experience in management and public administration, and advanced international training in finance and administration.

Prior to joining the National Identification Registry, he served as Deputy Minister for Research and Development Planning at the Ministry of Internal Affairs. In this position he coordinated the implementation of Liberia’s Decentralization Program as well as local-level planning and implementation of development interventions by both governmental and non-governmental institutions. Before returning to Liberia in 2012, Hon. Nagbe worked for over a decade in the United States of America as Business Manager, Financial Analyst and Financial Advisor for several companies, including the New York Life Insurance Company, a fortune 100 company.

Hon. Nagbe holds a Bachelor's degree in Economics from the University of Liberia; a Master of Science degree in Finance from Northeastern University in Massachusetts, USA; and the Chartered Financial Consultant designation from the American College in Pennsylvania, USA. He has also attended several trainings, workshops, seminars and programs in finance and identity management.

Hon. Zeze R. Reed
Deputy Executive Director
Technical Services

Hon. Zeze R. Reed has been the Deputy Executive Director for Technical Services since October 2015. Hon. Reed brings to this position over thirty years of management and organizational skills, quality assurance, program development and training experience. Prior to joining the National Identification Registry, he served as Project Director, DATAWARE Corporation ( Software Development Corporation), where he directed the integration of an on-line banking package for the Liberia Bank for Development and Investment (LBDI), supervised a team of business, systems and program analysts in the design and implementation of the entire on-line banking package, prepared materials and conducted training for LBDI staffs.

Hon. Reed also served as Senior Manager, Data Processing at the National Housing & Savings Bank, where he Managed the development of an interactive database for the bank’s operations, supervised team of programmers and systems analysts, developed a computerized reporting system for the bank’s operations including assets and liabilities, developed system maintenance procedures including backups and recoveries, planned and executed systems development projects using consultancies, prepared materials, and conducted training for bank operations.

Hon. Reed holds a Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics from the University of Liberia; a Master of Science degree in Information Technology Management from American University, Washington, D.C. USA; completed 15 credits of Graduate courses in Education Administration, Trinity University, Washington, D.C USA, and also earned a Certificate in Client/Server Programming (Oracle, ASP, JAVA), CSC Institute, Southampton, P.A , USA.

Hon. Marcus G. W. Pyne
Deputy Executive Director








Hon Marcus G. W. Pyne earned his Bachelor of Business Administration-Business Management in 2010 and also Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting 1998 at the University of the District of Columbia respectively, Washington, D.C., USA.

After his graduation from High School, he enrolled at the Modern Commercial Institute, Center Street, Monrovia, where he earned his first Associate Degree in Accounting 1984.

During his tenure at Vivian Management Team/JB Johnson Nursing Center as Staff Accountant, he performed the following duties: payroll processing of 550-600 employees bi-weekly payroll full circle; researching and reclassifying accounts in the general ledger; processing direct deposits; and child support and garnishment. He was also responsible for the processing of electronic payment of Federal Income Taxes 940 and 941 and monthly payment of State Taxes.

Hon. Pyne worked at Jackson Hewitt as Tax Consultant, preparing individual and business taxes.While working at Jackson Hewitt, other duties included: mortgage interest, real estate taxes, property taxes, mutual funds, bonds and stocks.

While in Liberia, he worked with the F&F Electronic Inc. as Chief of Staff/Administrative Assistant to the General Manager. Duties included: supervision of the administrative and technical staff of the various departments, monitoring the shipping and import of Wang Computers and Motorola Handsets plus Harris Corporation Radio Communication Installation for Liberia Rural Broadcasting Communication Network in the various counties during the eighties. The handling of monthly payroll and invoices for vendors, bank statements reconciliation, petty cash expenses and deposit to the general ledger.

Skill applied; Wang Processor and Lotus 1-2-3.










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