John Kyle is a doctoral student in the College of Business, Law and Social Sciences at the University of Derby. He has more than 30 years experience in software, consulting, and nonprofit organizations. He has worked extensively in the United States, Canada, and Europe. John is the founder and principal of Kyle Venture Advisors, a consulting firm specializing in leadership, strategy and culture development. He serves as the executive director of The Fellows Initiative, a network of leadership development programs for recent university graduates. He is also the executive director of one of those programs, the Capital Fellows, in the Washington D.C. metro area. Previously, John served in various leadership roles with ApeSoft, LogiAnalytics, MicroStrategy, EMC, Silicon Graphics, and Cray Research. 

John Kyle | Human Dignity & Leadership


Human Dignity in Leadership Theory

Exploring the intersection of human dignity as a moral philosophy foundation of contemporary leadership theory.

Bachelor of Science, Computer Science

University of Kentucky (USA)

Spiritual Leadership Theory

Exploring and applying the theories of spiritual leadership developed by researchers Louis Fry and Gilbert Fairholm.

Workplace Spirituality

Exploring the role of spirituality in the life of the worker, as a matter of personal wholeness and source of meaning.

Master of Business Administration

Heriot Watt University (UK)

(In Progress) Doctor of Philosophy

University of Derby (UK)


Postgraduate Diploma, Professional Practice

University of Derby (UK)


Kyle, J. Review of Data communications (2nd ed.), by W. Beyda. Computing Reviews (Oct. 1, 1996), CR Rev. No. 124515 (9610-0765).


Kyle, J. Review of Totem: a fault-tolerant multicast group communication system, by L. Moser, P. Melliar-Smith, D. Agarwal, R. Budhia, and C. Lingley. Computing Reviews (Sep. 1, 1996), CR Rev. No. 120091 (9609-0743).


Kyle, J. Optimizing electrostatic interactions in computational chemisty applications on the Cray T3D. Proceedings of the Cray Technical Awards Meeting. June, 1993.


Kyle, J. Review of Network monitoring explained: design and application, by D. Chiu and R. Sudama. Computing Reviews (Jun. 1, 1993), CR Rev. No. 116622.


Kyle, J. Review of The many faces of consensus in distributed systems, by J. Turek and D. Shasha. Computing Reviews (Jun. 1, 1993), CR Rev. No. 117052.


Kyle, J. Review of Parallel programming, by M. Coffin. Computing Reviews (Apr. 1, 1993), CR Rev. No. 116417.


Kyle, J. Review of On the assignment problem of arbitrary process systems to heterogeneous distributed computer systems, by N. Bowen, C. Nikolaou, and A. Ghafoor. Computing Reviews (Apr. 1, 1993), CR Rev. No. 116776.


Kyle, J. Review of On nonblocking multirate interconnection networks, by S. Chung and K. Ross. Computing Reviews (Oct 1, 1992), CR Rev. No. 115852.


Kyle, J. Review of Data and computer communications (3rd ed.), by W. Stallings. Computing Reviews (Jun. 1, 1992), CR Rev. No. 115315.


Kyle, J. Review of ISDN explained: worldwide network and applications technology, by J. Griffiths. Computing Reviews (Sep. 1, 1991), CR Rev. No. 114770.


Kyle, J. Review Data communications: a beginner's guide to concepts and technology, by S. Helmers. Computing Reviews (Oct. 1, 1990), CR Rev. No. 11670.


Kyle, J. Queue visualization in the Cray remote queuing system. Proceedings of the Cray User's Group Meeting. Fall, 1990. 


Kyle, J. Review of DEC networks and architectures, by C. Malamud. Computing Reviews (Nov. 1, 1989), CR Rev. No. 113480.