Prior to joining Island Insurance, Tyler was Assistant to the General Manager at Atlas Insurance Agency. His experience also includes: National Mortgage and Finance Company, Daiwa Securities of America and E.F. Hutton.
Tyler earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Administration from Pacific Lutheran University in Tacoma, Washington, a Masters in Business Administration degree from New York University Stern School of Business in New York, New York and is a graduate of Punahou School. His professional designations also include Chartered Property & Casualty Underwriter (CPCU).
Active in community organizations, Tyler is a board member of the CPCU Society Hawaii Chapter, the Honolulu Japanese Chamber of Commerce, the Japanese Cultural Center of Hawaii and Ahahui Koa Anuenue.