Tyjah is a graduate of the University of Maryland Eastern Shore with a bachelor’s degree in Sociology. During her time at UMES, Tyjah was actively involved in an organization called W.O.R.T.H. which stands for Women of Respect, Tact, and Honor. While a part of the organization, Tyjah, and her fellow sisters participated in community service events. She is passionate about helping people and making a difference in the world. Tyjah’s past work with children inspires her to become a school guidance counselor. In her free time, Tyjah enjoys reading, watching movies on Netflix, listening to music, and spending time with friends and family.