Tyler Ledford - Finance

Tyler Ledford is a former Marine Corps Sergeant and Purple Heart Recipient. He served on Active Duty in the Marines from 2008 to 2012, and during that time served one combat deployment to Helmand Province in southern Afghanistan. He was injured from multiple IED blasts near the end of his deployment in July of 2010.

Since leaving Active Duty, Tyler received a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Auburn University and went on to receive a Master of Business Administration also from Auburn. During his time at Auburn, he worked as a Department of Veteran’s Affairs Work Study and later as a Graduate Assistant in Auburn University’s Veteran Resource Center. His main responsibilities included helping fellow Veterans set up their GI Bill benefits as well as helping them to connect with other available benefits.

Tyler has since been working in Corporate Finance for the past 5 years and is currently a Finance Manager for a large Financial Technology service provider. He resides in Forsyth County Georgia, is married to Sarah Ledford, and they together have a 4-year-old daughter as well as a 5-year-old dog, named Lucky. Tyler is passionate about helping fellow service members and looks forward to continuing to support those of us in a time of need.

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