Tyler grew up in Spokane, WA graduating from Mead High School in 2009. He graduated with his B.S. in Exercise Science from Eastern Washington University in 2013 and obtained his Physical Therapist Assistant degree from Spokane Falls Community College in 2017.
Tyler joined the U-District team in 2012 first as an intern and then as an aide. In January of 2018, he rejoined the team after graduating with his Physical Therapist Assistant degree. In his free time, Tyler enjoys playing golf and basketball and is a big fan of the Oakland Raiders.