Mr. Marc J. Weinstein, J.D., Joins Caveon Team to Lead Investigative Division

Caveon is pleased to announce the addition of Mr. Marc J. Weinstein, J.D., to the Caveon leadership team. Marc will hold a dual role at Caveon, serving as Vice President of the test security company’s newest department, Caveon Investigative Services (CIS), and will also fill the critical role of Chief Privacy Officer.

In his position as Vice President of CIS, Marc leads the department in providing high-stakes testing organizations with consulting and investigative services to assist them in planning and managing responses to test security incidents that threaten the validity of test results.

Marc will also fill a new role within Caveon, Chief Privacy Officer. His responsibilities will include overseeing and implementing Caveon’s privacy policies and practices to protect the privacy and security of confidential and sensitive client and stakeholder data and information, and ensure compliance with all applicable privacy laws and policies.

“I am proud to join Caveon’s accomplished and well-respected leadership team and look forward to bringing my seventeen years of professional investigative experience to bear on the myriad of challenges facing Caveon’s clients,” said Marc . “I am eager to build on Caveon’s industry-leading test security services by continuing to develop and deliver innovative and effective solutions to assist Caveon’s clients in deterring, detecting and responding to test security incidents that threaten both the validity of test results and the value of their assessment programs.”

Marc brings a wealth of expertise to Caveon. He is an experienced professional investigator and trial attorney* who began his career in 1998 as a prosecutor in the Office of the State Attorney for Miami-Dade County, Florida, where he investigated and prosecuted thousands of criminal cases for the State of Florida. Since leaving the Office of the State Attorney in 2002, Marc has represented a wide variety of public and private companies, nonprofit organizations and individuals in white collar criminal investigations and intellectual property matters.

Marc has also directed numerous extensive investigations of significant test security breaches to identify and hold accountable individuals who have cheated on secure tests and others who have aided and abetted cheating.  Marc has broad experience conducting all aspects of test security investigations throughout North America, across every sector of testing, including significant experience in high profile investigations in certification examinations, admissions tests and K-12 standardized assessments. Marc is a sought-after subject mater expert in complex investigations and test security issues and has been interviewed and quoted by various national newspapers and television news programs about test security issues as well as other investigations in K-12 school settings.

“Marc’s addition to our leadership team significantly enhances Caveon’s ability to provide clients with the highest level of expertise in handling test security incidents,” said Dr. David Foster, Caveon CEO.  “Furthermore,  CIS enhances Caveon’s service offerings, providing our clients with the industry’s most robust, end-to-end test security solutions from professionals with years of experience planning, managing and conducting investigations across every sector of high-stakes testing Get the facts.”

Caveon introduced CIS in 2014, to offer its clients comprehensive test security response planning and management services that include staff and vendor training, real-time monitoring of testing, test security incident intake and analysis and on-call investigative and consulting services. CIS also provides clients with the capacity to quickly deploy a team of trained, professional test security investigators in response to any significant test security breach to determine the scope of the damage to their testing programs and gather all facts and evidence related to the breach. CIS also provides support to testing clients in taking actions in response to the findings of investigations, including score invalidations and cancellations, administrative or professional sanctions, licensure proceedings, civil litigation and/or referral for criminal prosecution, where appropriate.

*Although Marc J. Weinstein is a licensed attorney, Caveon does not offer or provide legal advice or services.

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

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