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Public affairs consultant

Wayne Lewis Tyson, American public affairs consultant. Named Citizen of the Year, Stamford, 1981; recipient Liberty Bell award, Stamford-Darien Bar Association, 1979, Sacian award, Southwestern Area Commerce and Industry Association, 1974. Board directors New Neighborhoods, Inc., Stamford, Stamford Development Corporation.

Background

Tyson, Wayne Lewis was born on April 18, 1933 in Bronxville, New York, United States. Son of Loring Elbert and Ida Mildred (Lewis) Tyson.

Education

AB, Yale College, 1955.

Career

Reporter The Stamford (Connecticut) Advocate, 1955-1966. Account executive Peter Martin Associates, Stamford, 1966-1967. Supervisor community relations Clairol Inc., 1967.

Department head community relations to director public affairs Clairol, Inc., 1967-1990. Chairman Chemical Affairs Group Connecticut, Business and Industry Association, Hartford, 1986-1989. Member Municipal Solid Waste Recycling Advisory Council, State of Connecticut, Hartford, since 1988.

Membership

Board directors New Neighborhoods, Inc., Stamford, Stamford Development Corporation.

Connections

Married Mary Harding Straus, March 3, 1961. Children: Michael Loring, Adam McCullough.

father:
Loring Elbert Tyson

mother:
Ida Mildred (Lewis) Tyson

spouse:
Mary Harding Straus

child:
Michael Loring Tyson

child:
Adam McCullough Tyson