Director, Strategic Government Relations
Marvin Yates, Director of Strategic Government Relations joined MultiState in 2018. Marvin has almost a decade of experience in state government affairs, policy, and public service. Before joining MultiState, Marvin worked at CTIA, the trade association for the wireless communications industry. In his role as Senior Manager of State Legislative Affairs, he worked closely with the other members on his team to monitor issues and advocate on behalf of their members at the state level. Prior to CTIA, he gained experience in state government affairs and policy in the Metro DC area in various roles with another trade association and legislative tracking firm. Marvin is originally from Michigan, where he worked in the Michigan House of Representatives as a Legislative Assistant and also has an extensive history of campaign experience. He is a graduate of Michigan State University with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Theory and Constitutional Democracy. Marvin has close to 10 years of experience in state government affairs, policy and public service. In his free time Marvin enjoys sports, traveling, community service and reading.