Tyler joined REA in September 2021 as its Client Services Representative. Based in Chicago, Tyler also covers the company’s Midwest consignor base from Minnesota to western Pennsylvania and frequently travels the corridor procuring items for auction. Prior to joining REA, he spent two and half years at Rice University in Houston as the Assistant Director of the Rice Annual Fund. Prior to that, he spent seven months as a Development Associate with the United States Soccer Federation. Tyler has extensive knowledge of modern trading cards and collects Japanese Shohei Ohtani rookie cards as well as Disney Animation cels with his wife. He holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance from the University of Toledo and a Master of Science in Sport Management from West Virginia University.