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Administrator for Office of Trade Adjustment Assistance

Mr. Tyler has over 25 years of experience with the Department of Labor's, Employment and Training Administration, and has served in several key capacities for the Workforce Investment System throughout his career. Currently, he oversees the Program Development, Performance and Management Information Systems, and Petition Investigations Units of the Department's Trade Adjustment Assistance (TAA) for Workers program. He has a B.S. degree from George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia, and has completed graduate studies at George Washington University. He is also a graduate of the Federal Executive Institute, Charlottesville, Virginia.

He became a Senior Executive Service member in 2016 (Administrator) and has overseen the implementation of the 2009, 2011, and recent 2015 TAA Reauthorization Acts, which has expanded the group eligibility provisions, benefits, and services of the Trade Act of 1974, as amended. He has committed more than half his life to public service at the Department and enjoys providing career development opportunities for his staff and ensuring displaced workers across the nation obtain the benefits and services to which they are eligible.