Tyler first found a found interest in coffee while growing up in Sonoma. He started out with Sunshine in our former South Sebastopol Sunshine Coffee Roasters shop as a barista where he was able to connect with our amazing customers. In late 2007, Tyler began apprentice roasting for the company at our facility in Forestville and his passion for coffee continued to grow. As his craft was perfected, Tyler was promoted to the head roaster for the company in 2008. With his experience roasting some of the world’s finest organic coffees, Tyler has now earned the title of "Sunshine Coffee Roasters Roastmaster".