The son of Don Tialavea, Dj (Donald Jr.) has chosen to continue his father’s legacy in hopes to be a positive influence to many children around the world. DJ is currently a member of The Atlanta Falcons and has been in the NFL since 2014. Before he began his NFL career, DJ attended Utah State University, where he graduated with his Bachelors Degree. DJ is continuing his schooling, and plans to graduate with his Masters Degree in Education in the near future.
A Salt Lake City native, DJ spends most of his off-season in Utah with his mother, Tami, and his two sisters, Julianne (26) and Abigail (17). Together as a family, the Tialavea’s have decided to dedicate their time and efforts to serve others and help them to reach their potential. This was the mission and example of their heavenly angel, Don Tialavea. Their actions are dedicated to him.