Team Tyler


Hello! And welcome to I'm Tyler your favorite character from the book Tyler Travels - New York City. I'm very excited to have you on this journey with me as we visit new places, discover new adventures, and more. Follow me on Facebook and Instagram for the latest news and more.


Lucius Downey is the founder of TYLERCLUB29, established to encourage reading among children. He has worked professionally in Information Technology for over 23 years; he is a real estate sales agent and a certified motorcycle instructor for the Motorcycle Safety Foundation. During his spare time, he writes music, poems and has spent the past few months writing books, and is very excited to bring you an awesome catalog.


LaMont has worked in the entertainment industry since 2007 as a concept artist, illustrator and animator on cartoon shows, games and television. He has worked with companies such as Turner, Cartoon Network, FX, and Dragon Army Apps, to name a few.


Ruby is a New York-based graphic designer. She has worked in the design industry for over 15 years. Her career kicked off working for celebrity brand L.A.M.B by Gwen Stefani. Her graphic tees were sold at Saks Fifth Avenue, Bloomingdales, and Nordstrom. Besides women’s apparel design, Ruby is also a lead packaging designer and has done various marketing designs that can be seen in Times Square.

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Marisa has worked as both an NICU nurse and lactation consultant in Connecticut for close to 20 years.  She is the mother to 3 beautiful children and has spent much of her time as a mom introducing her kids to the beauty of reading through her storytelling abilities.  In addition, she has taught breastfeeding classes to patients both at her hospital and all over the world through The Baby Academy.​


Nela is a Venezuelan music composer, currently living in Argentina. She's currently studying music composition and this is her last year to become a sound technician. She's been playing the guitar for over 12 years and has studied with teachers specializing in jazz, Latin, and classical music. She's very passionate about filmmaking, original stories, and everything related to animation films. 

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