About Kyle is the Director of Information and Analysis at PIPRA. He is also a co–founder of Agrivida, an agricultural biotechnology company creating novel corn varieties for producing fuel ethanol. Kyle served as Vice President of Agrivida from 2002-2006. He is published widely in the field of biotechnology including publications in both Nature and Science. He has a Ph.D. from MIT and B.S. from UIUC, both in chemical engineering.