Tyler Deaton
President of Convoy Global

Tyler Deaton is President of Convoy Global, a U.S.-based public affairs company helping its clients successfully advocate for a freer, safer, and stronger world. 


Convoy Global’s lobbying division—Allegiance Strategies—leads center-right advocacy in Washington, D.C. and in state capitals around the country, particularly in the areas of economic freedom, democracy, transparency, tax and regulatory matters, human rights, LGBTQ freedom, religious freedom, and the rights of migrants and refugees. Tyler oversees conservative and bipartisan strategy on behalf of several non-profit organizations including American Unity Fund, American Unity PAC, and Freedom to Believe. Throughout his career Tyler, has led winning lobbying and issue advocacy campaigns in the areas of healthcare, immigration, criminal justice reform, and educational choice. 


Convoy Global’s events division—Beltway Events—brings together a team of events, logistics, and security professionals who have organized and secured corporate, political, and nonprofit events ranging from dozens to thousands of attendees. Working with our exclusive fundraising and development partner—Bluebonnet Fundraising—we also manage VVIP travel arrangements and work with high-net-worth families and corporations to tailor elite sponsorships for regional, national, and global conferences, sporting events, and political gatherings. Our team has collectively raised over $150 million for nonprofit and political causes, specifically raising over $40 million to advance LGBTQ rights in the U.S. and overseas. 


Tyler studied at Wheaton College in Illinois and the London School of Economics. He and his husband James, a writer and attorney, reside in Washington, D.C.