Tyler lives in Southern California, with his wife Kristen and their family. He’s best known for his ability to offer wisdom through laughter and storytelling. He’s a former teacher and his live presentations reach more than 200,000 people each year on a large number of topics.
In his book Counterintuitive, What 4 Million Teenagers Wish We Knew, (for parents and teachers) he’s found a way to offer profound wisdom and tools while being intensely funny at the same time.
He’s spoken at more than 2,800 schools, conferences, and events and to more than 4,000,000 teenagers. He was born in Africa, grew up in the shadow of New York City and lived most of his adult life in Kauai, Hawaii.
He loves to surf and he’s been featured at Universal Studios in Hollywood. He is booked annually for school assemblies, parenting conferences, staff development, district-wide teacher conferences, student leadership, corporate events and keynotes.