Tyler is from Sebastopol, California, and attended Lewis and Clark College in Portland, Oregon where he studied painting and literature. Tyler moved to New York in 2013 and decided to be a dog walker because he had no source of canine companionship in his life. He joined HouseBroken in the winter of 2015. In his free time, Tyler creates drawings and oil paintings, enjoys building things and riding his bicycle. He hopes to continue creating art and eventually would like to attend graduate school.