Tyrus House graduated from West Point in 2011 and spent eight years in the Army as an Infantry and Civil Affairs Officer. Tyrus was first stationed in Fort Bliss, Texas for three years. He deployed once to Afghanistan as a Platoon Leader with 4th Battalion, 17th Infantry Regiment. Tyrus then served as a Civil Affairs officer for three years at Fort Bragg, North Carolina. He deployed as a Civil Affairs Team Leader to Bahrain, Lebanon, and Oman. He will be attending the Tuck School of Business as Dartmouth this fall.