Our Team

The team at Convoy Global includes​ ​experts​ ​in​ ​politics, ​policy,​ grassroots, fundraising,​ ​and​ ​compliance.​  With a combined​ ​forty​ ​years​ ​of​ ​public​ ​affairs​ ​experience,​ we are intimately​ ​familiar​ ​with​ ​the inner-workings​ ​of​ ​Congress,​ ​the​ ​federal​ ​government,​ ​and​ ​state​ ​capitols.  Our​ ​staff​ maintains strong​ ​working​ ​relationships​ ​in​ ​more​ ​than​ ​20​ ​state​ ​legislatures.  We also work with talented accounting and legal professionals and have the capability of managing an entire organization, overseeing all tax, legal, financial, and compliance components.

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Tyler Deaton
President
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Tyler is President of Convoy Global and oversees conservative and Republican engagement on a range of issues on behalf of several non-profit organizations.  He serves as the Senior Advisor to several clients. Tyler has worked on bipartisan issue advocacy campaigns in the areas of LGBTQ freedom, healthcare, immigration, criminal justice, transportation, and education. Tyler and his husband James live in Washington, D.C.

Click here for Tyler's full bio and media packet.  

Email Tyler at tyler@convoy.global.  

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Nathan Parsons-Schwarz
Executive Vice President
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Nathan is Executive Vice President of Convoy Global and oversees operations, personnel, compliance, and finance for the firm and several clients. He is a native of Kentucky and graduated from Transylvania University with a degree in political science.

 

Nathan has served as a political appointee in the office of former Kentucky Secretary of State Trey Grayson and has worked as a Republican field operative, including work for the College Republican National Committee and the Republican Parties of Arkansas, Pennsylvania, and Virginia.

Email Nathan at nathan@convoy,global.

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Torrey Shearer
Senior Director

Named by the D.C. GOP as one of the Most Influential Republicans Under 35, Torrey provides years of public affairs experience lobbying before the U.S. Congress and delivers a comprehensive understanding of the legislative process through analysis of complex and rapidly evolving policy issues.  

 

Prior to joining Convoy Global, he was a public affairs advisor in the Government Section at Holland & Knight and represented a broad portfolio of corporate, association and tribal government clients. Prior to joining Holland & Knight, Torrey became one of the first members of a team selected by T. Boone Pickens to organize and run a $50 million campaign to turn America’s attention to reducing dependence on foreign oil. Prior to joining the Pickens Plan, he served as a legislative assistant in the federal government affairs office of BNSF Railway Company. He is actively engaged in the national political process and has worked on numerous campaigns at the state and federal level.

Email Torrey at torrey@convoy.global.

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Sharon Kerr
Director

Sharon oversees the daily accounting and tax reporting functions of Convoy Global and many of Convoy Global’s clients. Sharon has more than 25 years of experience as a CPA and financial advisor. For much of her career, she has worked with providing financial and accounting services for family offices.

 

holds her Bachelor of Science in Business Administration: Accounting from California State University, Northridge, is a CPA (Inactive Status) and currently resides in New Hampshire.

Email Sharon at accounting@convoy.global.