Tyler Bacon is a national public speaker/advocate for foster youth. He has spoken in front of the Congressional Ways and Means subcommittee on Income Security and Family Support and spoken with several different legislators in an effort to change the foster care system. He currently works with Educate Tomorrow in Miami to advocate for change for youth in the Florida foster care system. Tyler is very passionate about peer- to-peer mentoring and proper support for youth transitioning from the system. He is also employed by Blockbuster as a manager in Jacksonville, Florida.
Tyler graduated with his bachelors in Psychology from Wayne state college in Dec 2016. He is currently working as the assistant director of residence life at Wayne state college.