Actor - Tyler has worked in commercials, film, regional theatre, improv, sketch comedy, and more.
"Oakley brings a telling physicality to his characters"
-San Diego Union Tribune
Writer - Tyler has written educational curricula and creative content for educational programs and distributors.
"Tyler has a remarkably creative mind, coming up with apt and hilarious analogies and activities to engage all readers."
-Anjeli Elkins, Know Yourself, Creative Director
Comedian - Tyler writes sketch comedy for the BoogieManja Comedy Collective in NYC and is writer and actor for the Laugh Index Theatre in Washington DC.
"He approaches everything with such a professional attitude, and has a very clear vision for his work...he'll lean into topical content where others tend to shy away."
-Katherine Coleman, Laugh Index Theatre, Director
Teaching Artist - Tyler has ten years experience teaching dance, theatre, creative writing, literacy, and social/emotional learning to grades pre-K-8.
"Tyler’s light-hearted character and clear communication helped students feel more confident and know they had a predictable, safe environment to explore their creativity."
-Natalia Valerdi-Rogers, Arts For Learning San Diego, Residency Programs Manager