Don Tyson Steps Down as Tyson Foods Chairman by Arkansas Business staff Posted 10/22/2001 06:02 pm Updated 6 years ago Don Tyson, who has served as senior chairman of Tyson Foods Inc. since 1995, steps down. Want the Full Article? Get Unlimited Archive Access for $19.95 per Year Readers must pay to access articles older than 15 days. Articles newer than 15 days are not included in this offer. Purchase Now Already have archive access? Login to view this article.