Born and raised in a small town south of Chicago, Tyler moved to Los Angeles when she was 18 to attend USC's School of Cinematic Arts. While in film school Tyler was actively involved in production both in and outside of class, and took on several thesis level writing courses. An artist at heart, Tyler's love for music carries into her work as a filmmaker whether it is making music videos or finding acute references to her favorite songs when composing new music for her films. After college, Tyler worked for two years as a non-scripted and digital television producer creating content for MTV2, Amazon Digital, and Kevin Hart's Comedy network, LOL. She now works in branded content, pairing artists and influencers with stories and brands that organically fit into their daily routine. Aside from this, Tyler loves the outdoors and is a brand ambassador for mobile digital camera REMOVU. She also still regularly carries out her love of screenwriting with her own original screenplays.