Tyler Grady

Project Manager / Mechanical Designer

Tyler joined EPS in 2019, with a deep portfolio of experience in stage production design. As a project manager and mechanical designer, he uses his background and education to manage and create comprehensive mechanical and structural systems. Tyler began his career at the La Jolla Playhouse in California where he worked on large scale scenery and automated effects as a technical designer. While there, Tyler helped design and engineer several high-profile shows and a few national tours before becoming Assistant Technical Director and head of the design and engineering team. Later, Tyler served as the Assistant Technical Director for the Shakespeare Theatre Company in Washington, D.C., before bringing his theatrical expertise to EPS in solving challenges for clients inside the entertainment industry and out.

Education:

Bachelor’s Degree in Structural Engineering, University of California San Diego

First introduction to the industry:

Seeing The Lion King on Broadway.

What I listen to at work:

Van Canto

Dream Vacation:

When I backpacked the John Muir Trail in California.

When I'm not at work...

I’m hiking, kayaking, and generally being outdoors somewhere.

Backpacking the Muir Trail

Rafting