Tyler grew up in Lakeshore, Utah where he learned to work hard on the family farm. Tyler lives in St George Utah and is married with two children. Tyler loves his family and works hard to provide a better life for them. Tyler graduated from the University of Phoenix in 2018 with his Associate Clinical Mental Health Counseling degree. Tyler has worked in the substance abuse/ mental health field the past 13 years. He is passionate about recovery and helping others out from under the grasp of addiction. Tyler has been sober since July 15, 2008 and continues to go to AA meetings and working with others in recovery. He is passionate about the 12 steps of Alcoholics Anonymous and “getting real” with clients. He strives to provide support while advocating for others in their journey towards recovery. Through his passion and ability to connect with others, Tyler founded the Ripreza Fund and the Run For Recovery in 2012. Since then Tyler has built relationships with community leaders, local treatment centers to bring awareness to mental health, addiction, and to educate families about the support available to them. Tyler knows recovery is a very personal experience and it takes a lot of love, support, and accountability.
Brody is the Clinical Mental Health Counselor at Summit View Counseling. Brody has worked in the mental health field in various capacities and specialties for 16 years. In that time he has come to understand the needs of individuals, couples, and families as they face challenges which can seem overwhelming. Brody is one of the original founders of the Ripreza Fund and helped build the foundation to what it is today.