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Rontel Batie

Rontel Batie is an advisor to Crossroads Strategies, LLC.  Rontel has a diverse political background and advocates for clients in a number of industries, namely financial services, health care, and transportation.

Since joining CRS in 2019, Rontel has represented clients including issue-based think tanks, Fortune 500 companies, and trade associations before the Legislative and Executive Branch.  He has consistently helped clients refine their core issues and target audiences in a way that has resulted in successful legislative outcomes, as well as long-term relationship building.  He also specializes in helping clients define and weave diversity and inclusion priorities into their advocacy strategies.

Rontel currently sits on the Corporate Advisory Council of the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation and has been recognized by Black Enterprise, EBONY Magazine, and numerous other organizations for his leadership. 

Rontel earned his bachelor’s degree in Political Science from Florida A&M University and his Master’s in Legislative Affairs from The George Washington University.