Kylie is the Director of Learning and Development. In her role, she oversees WRI’s Learning and Development Center of Excellence, which includes designing and managing the implementation of The Leadership Academy, WRI’s leadership and people management certification program. She brings deep knowledge of instructional design to her HR work, informed by 11 years of teaching and staff development experience working in two large public-school systems.

Kylie holds a master’s degree in Education, Technology Integration from Lipscomb University, a Graduate Certificate in Bilingual Special Education from The George Washington University, and a Bachelor of Music Education from Belmont University.

In 2013, Metropolitan Nashville Public Schools recognized her as a Teacher of the Year. In her free time, Kylie enjoys doing home renovation projects, spending time with family, and traveling.