Director of Programs and Communications
Tyler Maland joined the Concussion Legacy Foundation team in March 2015 after spending three years working in the front office of the New York Mets. While with the Mets, Tyler held various roles in marketing and communications, including most recently serving as Coordinator, Marketing and Social Media. He helped manage the Mets website, social media platforms and email database marketing, and also oversaw the Mr. Met’s Kids Club.
Prior to his work in Major League Baseball, Tyler spend a year working as a media relations assistant in the Arkansas Razorbacks athletic department, where he worked directly with the men’s basketball and women’s swimming and diving teams, and also assisted with the football, baseball and softball teams. He spent two summers during college interning for the Orleans Firebirds of the Cape Cod Baseball League, where he managed the team’s website and social media accounts and also served as broadcaster.
A native of Vermont, Tyler graduated from Vassar College in 2011 with a Bachelor’s degree in English. While at Vassar, he worked for four years in the Sports Information department and played on the varsity basketball team. An avid football and sports fan, Tyler resides in Boston, MA and is determined to make the games he grew up loving safer for those who play them.