- Member of the Downtown Rotary Club.
- Board Member: Hope of South Texas.
- Member: Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) and the American Legion.
- Life Member and “Golden Eagle” of the NRA.
- Member of the Texas A&M Association of Former Students and the Victoria County A&M Club.
- Member of Trinity Episcopal Church, where he has served on the Vestry.
- Married for nearly 20 years to Heather Gott Tyler, a graduate of Texas A&M University and elementary school teacher. They have a teenage daughter, Hannah.