While pursuing his undergraduate degrees at the Florida State University, Kyle studied abroad in Istanbul, Turkey, taking courses on Turkey’s role in the region and its pursuit of European Union membership. Kyle also served as the Academic Chair of the Florida State University Honors Delegates organization. He is a member of the Phi Beta Kappa honor society and a Florida State Honors Medallion recipient. Kyle spent a year and a half working for the Florida Department of Law Enforcement and participated in an internship at the Government Accountability Office.
Kyle is from Valrico, Florida. He speaks intermediate Arabic.