Tony Antonelli, Legislative Analyst

Tony’s proficiency as a client advocate stems from working with both the Michigan legislature and the federal government. Prior to rejoining Acuitas, Tony worked in Washington D.C. for one of the nation’s top lobbying firms advocating for corporate, non-profit, international, and coalition clients. Tony previously worked with executive and congressional offices to promote client interests in regulatory, judiciary, security, healthcare, and energy areas.

Along with conventional government affairs, Tony previously coordinated grasstops advocacy campaigns at the state and federal level. Before working in Washington D.C., Tony had worked for Acuitas in a research and support role, helping form several business advocacy groups and promoting client interests within the legislature.

Tony is a Michigan native with a Bachelor of Arts in public policy from Michigan State University’s James Madison College and an additional degree in Psychology.