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Dolores Sturdivant

Founder and 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.

DOLORES A. STURDIVANT