San Diego native, Tyler Vazquez (he/him/his), is the Marketing and Communications Coordinator for San Diego Pride where he coordinates the marketing for San Diego’s largest civic events, the San Diego Pride Parade and the San Diego Pride Festival. Tyler received his associates in Merchandise Marketing from The Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandise (FIDM), where he helped oversee the digital marketing efforts for the San Diego Chapter of FIDM’s MODE Magazine.
In 2017, Tyler received his Bachelor Degree in Marketing & Management from the Art Institute of California, San Diego. A big part of Tyler’s life includes teaching dance. He teaches at Arts in Motion and their non-profit, Arms Wide Open, which is dedicated to enriching the lives of children and adults with special needs by fostering caring social environments and creating opportunities for recreation and participation in the arts. When he’s not advocating for the LGBTQ community at Pride or dancing, Tyler enjoys spending time with his partner and their two dogs named Mr. Bentley and Royce.