Tyler Shaffer was born in raised in Athol, Idaho. He graduated from Timberlake High School in 2011. After graduation, Tyler pursued his dream of becoming a student-athlete at the collegiate level in which he did. He played two years of college baseball at Big Bend Community College where he received his Associate’s degree. He then transferred on to a small business school in Iowa named AIB, America’s Institute of Business. He played another two years of collegiate baseball here along with receiving his Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration. He helped coach many baseball programs including Timberlake’s. He is very excited to be a part of the Timberlake staff as the Near Peer College Mentor. He is here to help students go on in postsecondary education. This includes college, vocational school, military school, and even trade school. He is excited to be a part of the Timberlake Staff. Tyler is a huge outdoorsman and sports fan. Hunting, fishing, dirt bikes, football and baseball are definitely his cup of tea!