Ms. Noel Kyle is a Program Manager within the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Cybersecurity Education & Awareness Branch (CE&A). She manages nationally-focused workforce development and training programs such as the Federal Virtual Training Environment (FedVTE).
Noel is a subject matter expert in cybersecurity workforce development, with a focus on the human capital lifecycle from identifying and hiring talent to retaining and engaging workers. She has been closely involved with efforts to define cybersecurity work, such as with a refresh of the National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education (NICE) Cybersecurity Workforce Framework, and with work to develop cybersecurity recruitment and retention policies and programs.
With more than six years’ experience studying and supporting the cybersecurity workforce at DHS and more than a decade of experience managing financial, marketing, and supply chain projects with Fortune 100 companies and small businesses, she has a unique and strategic perspective on overcoming challenges and identifying opportunities.
Noel has a MBA from the University of Miami and an undergraduate degree from Old Dominion University. She also holds Project Management Professional (PMP) and Six Sigma Green Belt certifications.