July 21, 1976
Fort Myers Beach, Florida, U.S.
Turner is a graduate of the University of Central Florida, where she played volleyball all four years. In 1998, she was named UCF's Scholar Athlete of the Year and Female Athlete of the Year. Turner was inducted into the UCF Athletic Hall of Fame in 2004.
- "AVP Players: Tyra Turner". Archived from the original on 2010-04-05.
- "USA Volleyball: Tyra Turner".
- https://www.teamusa.org/USA-Volleyball/Education/Coaching-Education-Programs/Resources/CAP-Cadre-Members/Tyra-Turner. Missing or empty
- Q & A with the AVP's Tyra Turner
- Tyra Turner at the FIVB beach volleyball players' database
- Tyra Turner at the Beach Volleyball Database