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 stories older than 15 days. Purchase Now Already have archive access? Login to view this article.