Rodney Iler was born in Baltimore, Maryland, and raised in McDonough, GA. Rodney is a student at the Atlanta Institute of Music and Media obtaining an associate degree in Applied Science in Music and Technology with a voice concentration. He also serves in ministry at Excel Church Worldwide under the leadership of Pastor K. Francis Smith. Rodney is now known for his prolific gift in songwriting, excellence in leading worship, and professional skills in graphic design.
Rodney has very many gifts, talents, and passions but his most pursued gifts are in business and leadership. It’s always been something he naturally connected with but since 2016, Rodney has been blessed with countless opportunities to expand his connection with these gifts. He received his first opportunity at Kilombo Academic and Cultural Institute as a school historian. A year later, Rodney was promoted to school President where he was able to host events such as schoolwide talent shows, bake sales, car washes, and so much more. That opportunity led him to be a part of a young African drum group called, the Nzuri Drummers. Along with being a performance member, Rodney was the group's manager. From bookings to social media, to finance management, etc. After working with Nzuri for 5 years, looking at all his accomplishments, and seeing all that he can do, Rodney launched his own business in September 2020. Rodney Iler LLC. includes entities such as his music ministry (Rodney Iler Ministries) and his flourishing graphic design business (Rodney Iler Designs). Since launching the LLC. Rodney has been blessed with the opportunity to release 3 singles and his debut album entitled Secrets which was nominated as Youth Project of the Year in the 2022 Gospel Stellar Awards. As he continues to grow and expand in his business and ministry, he has a constant reminder of his goal and mission: to simply help people.