Tyler is a supervising archaeologist with roots on Vancouver Island. Still, he has worked in various locations in western Canada, including mitigative excavations and survey work in southern and central Alberta, southeast Manitoba, and the Peace region of northeast British Columbia for the past five years. Tyler received his BA from the University of Victoria. He is a PADI-certified scuba diver, a “Magic the Gathering” competitive champion, a jazz musician, and a former soccer pro (ok, we use the word pro loosely). Tyler is working on his master’s in Heritage Resource Management at Simon Fraser University.