Tyler is a digital media artist and animator. He specializes in 3D animation, motion graphics, digital illustration, and graphic design. He also teaches as an Assistant Professor of Animation at Villa Maria College. Tyler has earned his MFA in animation and visual effects from the Academy of Art University. While earning his graduate degree, he also interned under famed animator, Keith Lango. Previously, he was the lead animator at Sound Ideas, ran his own freelance business, Infused Digital Media, Inc., and taught college courses at Oklahoma Baptist University, Huntington University and ITT Technical Institute.
• 3D graphics and animation showcased in Wargaming.net exhibition booth at the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) in Los Angeles, CA (2013)
• Won Gold Addy® Award for Directing “Steel City” for Huntington University (2013)
• Won Huntington University’s Communications Department Award (2008)
• Short Film won first place in the TV Entertainment Feature category of the 2007 College State Awards for the Indiana Association of School Broadcasters
• Short Animated Film presented in Wheaton College’s “LEAST” Festival (2006)