Tyler Barnes is in his second year as administrative assistant with the football program at the University of Iowa. Barnes previously served one year as a graduate assistant and worked with the football program for two years as a student assistant.
In his previous roles, Tyler assisted the coaching staff in compiling statistical information, gathering information on opponents and recruits, while assisting in the day to day operations of the football program. He has also assisted with Iowa football camps and coaching clinics.
Barnes earned his bachelor's degree from the University of Iowa in 2009 with a double major in Finance and Sports Studies. He earned his master's degree from Iowa in Recreation and Sports Management in 2011.
Barnes is a native of Decatur, Ill. and a graduate of MacArthur HS.
Tyler was born May 14, 1985 in Peoria, Ill.