Commander Tyler Harrison is deployed in Saudi Arabia for a one year your. Tyler was born in Sheridan, graduated from high school in Cheyenne. Immediately after graduation he enlisted in the Coast Guard and served as an enlisted man for eight years.
After completing college he was chosen for Officers Candidate School and graduated second in his class in December of 1997. Tyler was awarded the Armed Force Intelligence Officer for the year. He was assigned to the Defense Intelligence Agency and served as Military Liaison at the American Embassy in Jamaica. After this tour he was assigned to the National Counter-terrorism Headquarters in Washington, D.C.
Commander Harrison is married and has three children. He is the grandson of William H. and Betty V. Harrison of Sheridan.