Tyler grew up in Clovis, starting off school at Dry Creek Elementary in 1985 and graduated from Buchanan in 1997. After completing studies and Cal Poly, Tyler met his wife Jennifer and they have since lived in both Minneapolis and San Jose, before moving back to Clovis in 2017.
They now have 3 young boys and live within the Dry Creek Preserve area of Clovis. It has been a source of pride for their children to begin attending Dry Creek Elementary as Tyler did. Their oldest boy Fin, just completed his first year at Dry Creek.
Tyler has worked as a network engineer for the leading data center company in the world for 6 years. Using his project management and computer networking abilities he launched TyFi LLC with the goal of bringing actual high-speed internet to the pockets of Clovis that AT&T and Comcast refuse to serve.