BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Tyra is honored to step into the role as board president for the New Haven Land Trust. She has served on the board for three years prior. Tyra is a proud alumna of Howard University and Yale University, where she received degrees in Biology and Environmental Management, respectively. Tyra is passionate about volunteering, mentoring and her community. In her free time, she loves attending free outdoor concerts, going hiking in the woods with Sasha (her 95 lb Rottweiler), traveling the world, and playing the Sims. In a professional capacity, Tyra is the Associate Director/Community Liaison of the Yale Center for Health and Learning Games and play2PREVENT lab; where they develop videogames for youth for the purposes of health promotion, risk reduction, social good, and educational interventions.