Kyle is part of a fourth-generation Montana ranching family. His love for open spaces and their amenity keeps him close to home and gives him a strong interest in water and environment. He is married, has two small children, a poorly trained Labrador retriever, and a handful of other animals. He enjoys time outdoors with family and friends fishing, hunting, and skiing.
2019 - 2020: Carroll College, Helena, MT: Assistant Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering.
2018 - current: CDM Smith, Helena, MT: Senior Water Resources Engineer, responsible for hydrologic and hydraulic engineering analysis, and staff mentoring.
2015 - current: KF2 Consulting, Helena, MT: Principal Engineer/Scientist providing expert water science and engineering opinions for civil and criminal litigation.
2004 - 2018: Montana Department of Environmental Quality, Helena, MT: Lead Scientist/Engineer, responsible for statewide water-quality investigations, watershed and receiving water quality-modeling, and expert witness testimony.
2011 - 2014: Tufts University, Medford, MA: Research Engineer and Teaching Assistant, responsible for water-quality modeling, field and laboratory experimentation, and remote sensing.
1999 - 2004: Clear Creek Hydrology, Inc., Bozeman, MT: successively, Engineering Technician, Hydrologist, and Project Manager, responsible for hydrologic and hydraulic modeling, stormwater management modeling, and groundwater remediation work. .