Kyle joined PayneWest as managing director of technology in 2018. He has held several management positions including assistant VP of Information Services for KOA Kampgrounds, Inc., and most recently, as chief information officer for Billings Public Schools. After graduating from Montana State University-Billings (1995) with a bachelor’s degree in business administration, he immediately began his career in technology development and management. He started as a software tester and developer and knew he'd found his calling. Kyle's passion is to find ways for technology to enhance customer service, both internally and externally. He believes that technology should always be reviewed to ensure it is meeting the goal of making our jobs and tasks easier. Technology is ever changing, and Kyle believes it is extremely important to have a team environment that encourages new ideas and thinking. When not tackling the latest technology project, Kyle loves going on adventures with his wife, Ann, and their two sons. Together they fish and enjoy Montana's great outdoors.