Nancy J. Tyson

Areas of Achievement: 
Community Building

Honored By

Honored by: Stevenson, Harold
Date submitted: October 24, 2006
Gift: Engraved Paver, Small

Nancy Tyson, a founding member of Tucson National Organization for Women (NOW) in the early 1970's, joined Lynn Saul (Moore) in 1974 to form the first all-woman law firm in Tucson. She helped draft Arizona's first domestic violence legislation and was the first female administrative law judge at the Tucson office of the Arizona Industrial Commission.