Ty was born and raised in Monrovia, Indiana. He went to college at Dallas Baptist University earning an MBA in accounting. After college, Ty moved back to Indiana and worked for a large accounting firm in Indianapolis. Lauren, his wife, helped run a small marketing/promotional company. In 2014, Ty and Lauren packed up and moved to San Antonio to pursue a career with Chick-fil-A. Ty worked as Kitchen Director and Lauren worked as a Hospitality/HR Director. After learning the business for a few years, Ty applied to be an Owner/Operator. After being "Top Graded" and wanting to be in the Midwest, they moved back home to Indiana to continue the interview/selection process for Chick-fil-A. After 2.5 years of application/interview process Ty was selected for Chick-fil-A Dayton Mall in 2019 and Selected for Chick-fil-A Oshkosh in 2020. 

Ty and Lauren have two daughters, Brylee and Taya. They plan to raise their family in Oshkosh and look forward to being a part of the community and are grateful for the opportunity to serve Oshkosh and the surrounding locations!