Kyle is a forester, musician & community organizer working at the intersections of environmental justice and radical cultural change. When he is not planting trees, Kyle serves as founder and co-director of the Thrive Choir, which performs original gospel-inspired music for social justice at festivals, conferences and direct actions across California. Kyle is an official delegate with SustainUS and the US People’s Delegation to the United Nations Climate Talks. He is an inaugural recipient of the Spiritual Ecology Fellowship and Co-Director of Lead to Life - a project that uses ceremonies to heal violence at sites across Oakland and Atlanta. Kyle is a graduate of Brown University.