About us

About Covenant Pay

With nearly 60 years’ combined experience in the payments industry, our team is focused on innovation and delivering the best customer experience possible for our merchant clients.

As a minority-owned business, Covenant Pay Partners is intimately familiar 
with the challenges such companies face; we strive to support and promote racial equality and all those who seek it.

Quincy McKnight

Chief Executive Officer

With nearly two decades in the payments industry, Quincy founded Covenant Pay Partners in 2019. It is his second payments firm, having previously founded and sold QPay, one of the first online, non-bank processors to transact payments in Africa and China. As Chief Executive Officer, he drives innovation and helps connect the dots between the possible and the profitable. His broad financial services, healthcare, and technology industry experience coupled with his innate leadership and entrepreneurial talents give him unique insight and empathy for solving the complex problems facing businesses and institutions.

Daniel F. Percey II

President & COO

Dan brings over 20 years of sales, marketing, and executive leadership experience to the Covenant Pay Partners team. As president, he’s charged with the overarching management of the business while also bearing primary responsibility for working with our partners to create value for our merchants. As Chief Operating Officer, he’s responsible for management of the company’s bottom line through responsible stewardship of financial resources. His appreciation for the value of data and his engineering and sales/marketing background give him an unmatched ability to model the complete customer lifecycle and the insight and experience to create innovative solutions.

Jim Rising, Covenant Pay CTO
Jim Rising

Chief Technology Officer

Jim’s wide-ranging experience defining, developing, and supporting software and systems for healthcare, financial services, cryptocurrency, and other highly-regulated industries gives him a unique perspective on the payments industry and how it is changing. As Covenant Pay’s Chief Technology Officer, his primary responsibility is translating vision into reality, keeping us focused and dedicated to delivering the best user experience for our team, partners, merchants and their customers. 

JaBré’s wide-ranging experience in the financial, telecommunications, and technology industries have given him unique insights on how to increase customers’ profitability and organizational effectiveness. As Covenant Pay Partners’ Vice President of Sales, he’s dedicated to returning value to our customers, while growing and maintaining partnerships. JaBré’s knowledge of the payments industry is a perfect match for Covenant Pay’s mission of increasing visibility, control, and efficiency for their clients/partners.

Vernon Jones

VP of Government Relations

With nearly three decades in municipal government, state government, and business, Vernon is a specialist in solving complex problems facing government agencies, institutions, and their various stakeholders. He is exceptional at creating and communicating value for our customers, partners, and finding innovative solutions to new and existing challenges. His experience managing healthcare, energy, finance, security, and other public/private endeavors provides Covenant Pay Partners an unsurpassed level of expertise in the industry.