Industry Expertise


Tym has worked in the telecommunications industry in both consulting and corporate capacities since 2010. He focuses on regulatory compliance and reform issues. Tym’s expertise includes NECA relations and reporting, USAC and FCC reporting, access rate development and tariff review plans, federal Lifeline requirements, ACAM model and universal service reform analysis, and access billing. In addition, Tym has experience with local, state, and interstate tariff development, filings, and cost separation studies.

Selected Speaking Engagements

  • Changes in Lifeline Reporting
    (Oklahoma Telephone Association, November 2017)
  • Regulatory Update & Cost Study Review
    (Alaska Telephone Association, October 2017)
  • HUBB Reporting
    (Moss Adams Management Conference, May 2017)
  • Telecom Regulatory Reporting
    (Moss Adams Seminar, March 2017)
  • Contributor Revenues and How They Work
    (USAC HQ, February 2017)
  • Summary of Regulatory Compliance
    (Moss Adams Webcast, October 2016–present)
  • End User Surcharges and Taxes
    (Oregon Telephone Association, October 2016)
  • Decision Time: ACAM or RoR
    (Moss Adams Management Conference, October 2016)
  • USF Reform: Top 10 Questions
    (Tri-State Conference, August 2016)
  • Competitive Overlap & Support Disaggregation
    (Moss Adams Management Conference, May 2016)
  • Model Based Support: ACAM
    (Moss Adams Management Conference, May 2016)


  • BS, economics, University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • MBA, Minnesota State University, Mankato

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