Tanyr joined Clarity in 2015 as the Operations Manager and became a Junior Analyst in 2016. Before arriving in D.C., he worked as a Senate Clerk at the Tennessee General Assembly and for a handful of non-profit organizations. Tanyr graduated cum laude from Belmont University with a B.S. in Political Science and Sociology. While at Belmont, he conducted qualitative research focusing on the increasing polarization of the American electorate and its relationship to immigration patterns, the LGBT community, and income inequality.