Tyler is the President and Owner of Earth Work Solutions which is a heavy equipment construction company headquartered in Gillette, WY. Earth Work Solutions works in the mining, oilfield, heavy highway, railroad and site development industries. Tyler graduated from Campbell County High School in 1989 and then completed his undergraduate and graduate studies at The University of Wyoming. He received his Bachelor of Science and Master of Science degrees in Civil Engineering. Tyler became a registered Professional Engineer in 1998. Tyler was appointed as a member of the board for the Y.E.S. House Foundation in 2016.