Tyrone Sanders

Founder and Managing Director
Obsidian Advocacy Group

Tyrone is the Founder and Managing Director of one of the most anticipated market entrants into the competitive governmental consulting landscape, Obsidian Advocacy Group. He has over 25 years of professional experience navigating the inner workings of federal, state and local political arenas. Sanders’ political experience, corporate management background, and legal training makes him an invaluable asset in representing the firm’s roster of clients. While Tyrone represents a diverse group of client interests, areas of specialization include(s): healthcare, appropriations, environmental sustainability, energy, education, casino gaming, fund development for non-profits and business development.

Mr. Sanders is a native of Detroit, Michigan. He graduated from Michigan State University, with a B.A. in Telecommunications and specialization in policy and regulation. Tyrone served his country as a member of the United States Army Reserve, where he was awarded the Army Achievement Medal and honorably discharged in 1997. Later, Sanders earned his law degree from Western Michigan University Thomas M. Cooley Law School and has been a licensed and practicing attorney since 1999.