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Dolores Sturdivant

President & Ceo
TDS Group, LLC

Dolores Sturdivant is the Founder and CEO of TDS
Group, LLC, a business consulting company providing
access to financial and professional resources.
She has enjoyed a distinguished banking career with
various leadership positions of increasing responsibility
in International, Commercial, Nonprofit and
Community Development Banking & Lending, at
Chase Bank formerly NBD Bank and Fifth Third Bank. Volunteer service
and community is important to Dolores.
She is actively involved in serving the nonprofit community where she
serves on the board of The Children’s Center (Board Treasurer), Detroit
Development Fund (Board Chairman), the Great Lakes Women’s Business
Council Certification Board, Resurrection Community Development
Corporation (Board Treasurer), and Pearls of Promise Foundation (Past
Treasurer) and Alpha Kappa Alpha Educational Advancement Foundation (At-
Large Director 2014-2018). Dolores enjoys an appointment as a state volunteer
for AARP Michigan. In 2013 Dolores was appointed to the corporate board
of Hantz Bank, Southfield, MI, (where she served until it was sold to Credit
Union One in 2019).
Dolores has received numerous awards and recognitions, including the
Michigan Chronicle’s Women of Excellence Award and 70 over Seventy –
Next Chapter Award for Entrepreneurship from the Hannan Center, Detroit.
Dolores is an active member of First Baptist Institutional Church where she
serves as a Trustee.
She earned a Bachelor of Arts from Wayne State University, Master of
Business Administration from University of Detroit Mercy and a Certificate
in Nonprofit Leadership and Development from Lawrence Technological
University. She is a graduate of Leadership Detroit Class XXIII and a life
member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated®.
Dolores is a proud resident of Detroit, mother of 2 sons and 3 beautiful
grandchildren and her favorite scripture is “And we know that all things work
together for good to those who love God, to those who are the called according to His purpose.” Romans 8:28.