Tyrea is a physical therapist and has worked in many Summit facilities, but currently works at the Mississippi State Veterans Home in Jackson. She has been with The Summit for almost 7 years and graduated PT school from the University of Mississippi Medical Center with the degree of Doctor of Physical Therapy in 2010. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in 2006 from the University of South Carolina.
Tyrea is originally from Columbus, Ohio but she’s been living in Brandon, MS, for over 10 years. She is very involved with various ministries at her church, including teaching children’s church and co-leading a mentorship program for young girls. She enjoys watching football and spending time with her friends and family and her hobbies include running 5ks and doing destination half marathon races with her friends. Her most recent race was in 2015 in Puerto Rico and she’s excited about her next half marathon race at the end of this year in Las Vegas.