Aaron Pyle is a Native American flute player, storyteller, and lecturer who has presented at the Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum, the Alamo, and numerous cultural festivals across the state. His storytelling presentations interweave music with both traditional and contemporary tales and is well suited for both youth and adult audiences. Dr. Pyle also offers formal lectures on Native American music, historical and contemporary developments in Native education, and the cultural arts as a tool for Native community revitalization.
Aaron Pyle is a member of the Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma and an active contributor in the Central Texas Intertribal community. He is a member of the Four Winds Intertribal Society, serves as Co-Chair of the Sacred Springs Powwow, and is a member of the Indigenous Cultures Institute’s Board of Elders. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Music and Anthropology from Texas State University, a Master’s of Science in Social Work from the University of Texas at Austin, and a PhD in Educational Leadership and Policy from the University of Texas at Austin. His research focuses on Native American experiences in education.