Twila does not play video games but she does enjoy playing board games like Monopoly and Checkers.
Upon Twila's return from the Survivor finale she was met by a police escort and paraded around the local square.
After returning from the Survivor finale Twila signed photos and autographs at the local skating rink.
To keep from breeching her contract with CBS, she was forced to keep quiet about her good fortune for 3 months.
Twila enjoys watching the Kansas City Chiefs play football.
Twila was runner-up on season 9 of Survivor: Vanuatu, bringing home the $100,000.00 prize.
Twila has a son, James, who served in the United States Navy.
Another part time job of Twila's is at Brown Construction, there she operates heavy machinery.
Twila works part time for Marshall Public Schools, as a custodian.
Twila is a Marshall, Missouri native. She works full time for MoDot.
Twila Tanner: It [Survivor] was the most ultimate experience I've ever had. It was awesome.
Twila Tanner: My hero is John Wayne, because he always held his head high and never took crap from anyone.