Dr. Rodney C. Adkins is an Independent Director at PayPal Holdings, Inc., a Chairman at Avnet, Inc., a President at 3ram Group LLC, an Independent Director at W.W. Grainger, Inc., an Independent Director at United Parcel Service, Inc., a Member at National Academy of Engineering, a Member at Executive Leadership Council, Inc. and a Member at The National Society of Black Engineers.
He is on the Board of Directors at Indiggo Associates LLC, PayPal Holdings, Inc., W.W. Grainger, Inc., United Parcel Service, Inc., Georgia Tech Foundation, Inc. and Rollins College (Florida). Dr. Adkins was previously employed as an Independent Director by PPL Corp., a Senior Vice President-Corporate Strategy by International Business Machines Corp., an Independent Director by Pitney Bowes, Inc., a Vice President-Development by IBM Systems & Technology Group, and a National Director by Smithsonian Institution.
He also served on the board at Peopleclick, Inc. and The National Action Council for Minorities in Engineering.
He received his undergraduate degree from Rollins College (Florida) and a graduate degree from Georgia Institute of Technology.