Industry Expertise


Tym has worked in the telecommunications industry since 2010, in both corporate and consulting settings. He provides regulatory compliance assistance to telecommunications companies throughout the country including wireline incumbent local exchange carriers (ILECs), competitive local exchange carriers (CLECs), and Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) providers. Tym specializes in access rate and tariff development, universal service reform analysis, and broadband availability and location reporting.

Tym works in the firm’s telecommunications regulatory compliance services and is the lead instructor for the firm’s Telecommunications Regulatory Compliance seminar.

Selected Speaking Engagements

  • Telecommunications Regulatory Reporting
    (Telecommunications Association of Michigan, October 2023)
  • Software SaaS: Communications Taxation Risks
    (Avalara, August 2023)
  • HUBB Location Verifications Audits
    (Telephone Accountants Service Club of Kansas, August 2023)
  • Enhanced A-CAM Elections
    (Moss Adams Management Conference, August 2023)
  • Strengthening Operations
    (Iowa Communications Alliance, March 2022)
  • Broadband Performance Testing
    (Oregon Telephone Association, February 2021)
  • Contributor Revenues and How They Work
    (USAC HQ, February 2017)
  • Regulatory Compliance Program
    (Moss Adams Monthly Telecommunications Webcast, October 2016)
  • End User Surcharges and Taxes
    (Oregon Telephone Association, October 2016)
  • Decision Time: ACAM or RoR
    (Moss Adams Management Conference, October 2016)


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

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