Cordell Kyllo, Consultant
Clients give Senior Consultant, Cordell Kyllo, rave reviews because they get results from his seminars. They appreciate his ability to focus on their specific needs and tailor his programs to meet them. Clients consistently invite Cordell back into their organizations and adjust their schedules to match his availability.
Cordell capitalizes on his varied work experience, combined with his rich educational background, to enhance his workshops. He is intelligent yet down to earth. He is passionate about what he teaches but doesn’t take himself too seriously. His workshops are packed with good information and experiences. Participants leave armed with skills they can immediately use to improve their organizations as well as their own professional and personal productivity.
Prior to his work with FranklinCovey, Cordell spent four years teaching English at the Air Force Academy and another three years at various other universities. He served as a major in the Air Force where he taught English, was a weather forecaster, and taught meteorology to pilot training students. He received five outstanding instructor selections.
Cordell was an editor for The Journal of Technical Writing and Communication. He was also a founding editor for Corporate Environmental Strategy through Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. This journal recognizes successful environmental efforts in business.
Cordell’s clients represent a variety of industries including pharmaceutical, telecommunications, banking, and computer technology. He also works with a number of federal agencies as well as all branches of the military.
Cordell holds PhD candidacy in Rhetoric and Communications from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, specializing in scientific communication. He earned an M.A. in literature at Texas Tech University. He also has a B.A. in English from the University of Washington and a B.S. equivalent from the University of Utah in meteorology.
Cordell lives in Albuquerque, NM. He enjoys travel, great food, the southwest, motorcycling, and books.