- Master of Science Tennessee Tech. University
- Bachelor of Science Tennessee Tech. University (1985)
Subjects: Physics, AP Physics 1 and 2
Mrs. Tygielski has taught physics at JP2 since 2007. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Tennessee Technological University. She is a retired propulsion engineer. She is the mother of four JPII graduates. She sponsors the JPII Science Olympiad club.