In August 2021, the Lake Area Tech family welcomed Tyler as a Diesel program instructor. He is also a Diesel program graduate. His experience includes working for IC bus for 13 years as a technician and Service Manager, working for Northside Implement – two years as a technician and four years as the Service Manager, and spending 13 years in the SD National Guard. In his free time, Tyler enjoys spending time with his wife and kids and their activities, working on their family farm, and camping. They live on a farm north of Webster.