Kyle is a Schenectady, NY native employed by Microsoft Corporation as a Senior Premier Field Engineer. He is a partner and technical advocate for customers executive leaders and operations teams that reside on the ‘Fortune 50’ and Forbes with #DigitalTransformations for Cloud and Datacenter initiatives. He previously and currently has held the following certifications: Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT), Azure Administrator, Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA), A+, NET+, Server+, and co-creator of the Software Defined Network (SDN) Blackbelt title within Microsoft. Kyle has a passion for mentoring and advocating within the Capital Region and at Microsoft for individuals that have an unconventional education background aspiring to join the IT career workforce. Prior to Microsoft, he was with NYS for many years architecting and developing cloud solutions.
In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his fiancé, Mylah, and their family, boating on the Mohawk & Hudson, turning wrenches on sports cars, and consistently looking for new ways to grow as an individual and with teams.
“Talent wins games, but teamwork and intelligence wins championships.” – Michael Jordon