Kyle is a Transportation Planner for the City of St. Petersburg, FL. He holds a Master's degree in Urban and Regional Planning from the University at Albany - SUNY in Albany, New York, and a Bachelor's degree in Interdisciplinary Studies with concentrations in Business, Communications, and Urban and Regional Planning from the University of Central Florida in Orlando, Florida. As an active cyclist commuter and overall bicycle enthusiast, Kyle is a passionate advocate of sustainable, multi-modal transportation systems. Since his youth, Kyle has toured the country by bike, first as a program participant, then a trip leader and now a planner. Kyle strongly believes that land-use and transportation connections will help address the environmental, economic, social and health problems that have plagued the development patterns of the past 50 years.