Tyler Smith hails from Nova Scotia, where he graduated from St. Francis Xavier University with a bachelor of science in human kinetics, and a bachelor of education. He’s been teaching elementary and junior high physical education in Fort McMurray since 2012. He became involved with APPLE Schools that year as a School Health Facilitator. After a hiatus, he is excited to be back as a School Health Mentor. He focuses on empowering students to be leaders and make healthy lifestyle choices for themselves and is enthusiastic about promoting health in the public district and supporting sustainability. Tyler is a sports fan and enjoys exercising and spending time with his wife and children.