Tanner joined the Lamb Center in September 2019 as a case manager and previously served the Lamb Center in his capacity as campus minister through Catholic Campus Ministries in college as well as through his previous position as a medical outreach / street outreach worker. Tanner is from Richmond, VA, and has a BA from George Mason University in Global Affairs as well as a minor in Spanish and Social Justice. He is currently getting his MCSW through Virginia Commonwealth University. Tanner is Catholic and attends Saint Leo the Great Parish. His Catholic faith is what has inspired him to seek Christ in the poorest of the poor through service to the homeless population of Fairfax.