Born and raised in the small town of Broken Bow, located in the heart of Nebraska. He attended Nebraska Wesleyan University where he earned his Bachelor of Science Degree in Athletic Training. In his time at Nebraska Wesleyan, he was a member of the student Athletic Training Association for 3 years where he gained more than 1200 hours of clinical experience in various collegiate athletic settings. Tanner was a 2 time Pfleiger-Olson Scholar Athlete for the Nebraska Wesleyan Men’s Golf team and a 4 time Dean’s List Academic Honors member. He is an avid outdoorsman and spends a large majority of his spare time hunting and fishing. And yes, he is a HUGE Cornhuskers fan! GO BIG RED!