Kyle Carpenter, BA
Senior Vice President, Strategy & Business Development
Kyle Carpenter joined Capella Education Company in 2009 as senior vice president of strategy and business development. Carpenter brings more than 30 years of business strategy and development experience to his new role. He most recently served as president and CEO of Boxcar Holdings LLC, a private equity firm with holdings in the entertainment, real estate, and printing industries. Previously, Carpenter served as president & CEO of Electrosonic Group, an international business providing comprehensive digital media solutions and services; and held numerous vice president roles at Honeywell, an international business leader in diversified technology and manufacturing.
Carpenter earned his bachelor's degree from Duke University, and also has completed management programs at Harvard University and Aspen Institute. He serves on the board of directors of the Harlem Globetrotters, Twin Cities Public Television, and CompView Systems, where he currently serves as executive chairman.