Mississippi’s Mitch Tyner, a lawyer and previous small business owner and investor, has joined the Office of Advocacy as a Senior Adviser to the Chief Counsel and Director of Regional Affairs. Tyner will work closely with the office’s Regional Advocates, who serve as the direct links between their region’s small business owners, state and local government agencies, state legislators, small business associations and the Office of Advocacy of the U.S. Small Business Administration.
Tyner is also an experienced campaign manager, and has taken on leadership roles in federal, state and local campaigns. He received a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science at Mississippi College and went on to receive his Juris Doctor. Tyner also studied Environmental Law at Tulane Law School in New Orleans.