Tyler grew up in Saint Paul (Frogtown), MN. He graduated from the University of Minnesota and has been doing youth work for 10 years. Tyler is passionate about creating spaces for young people, who come from communities like his own, to understand and be proud of who they are. He is dedicated to helping young people recognize how powerful their voices are and that they are not needed in the future, but now in their current world. Tyler loves to engage young people in solution based conversations around racial and economic injustice.