Dr. Tyrrell was born and raised in towns south of Lake Okeechobee, Florida in Belle Glade, South Bay, and Clewiston. She graduated from Clewiston High School and attended Palm Beach Community College (now PBSC), FAU, and received her bachelor’s and Doctorate from Nova Southeastern College of Optometry in Davie, Florida. Upon graduation Dr. Tyrrell returned to Clewiston to practice for almost 20 years with Eye Centers of Florida (ophthalmology/optometry group practice).
When she is not seeing patients, she enjoys spending time with her family members and animals (horses, dogs, cows). Dr. Tyrrell enjoys riding and showing horses (specially bred and trained cow horses) when she’s not at work.