Caryn (Caryn) Tyson (R-SS12)
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Capitol: 785.296.6838
FAX: 785.296.1153
District: 913.898.2366
Room 123-E Kansas State Capitol 300 SW Tenth Avenue
Topeka, KS 66612-1504

District Office:
PO Box 191
Parker, KS 66072-5034
Elected: 2012    Next Election: 2024
Spouse: Tim Tyson   DOB: 2/15/1963
Committee Assignments
ChairmanSenate Committee on Assessment and Taxation
MemberJoint Council on Unemployment Compensation Modernization and Improvement
Vice ChairJoint Committee on Legislative Post Audit
Vice ChairJoint Special 2023 Committee on Taxation
MemberJoint Committee on Information Technology
MemberSenate Committee on Commerce
MemberSenate Committee on Transportation
MemberJoint Committee on Administrative Rules and Regulations
Counties Representing
Allen / Anderson / Bourbon / Franklin / Linn / Miami


Caryn is known for her conservative values, a diverse background and real-world experience. Her deep-seated Kansas values stem from working in her youth with family and friends at the Glasco Locker Plant, her parents' family business. Caryn and Tim, her husband of 31 years, are fifth generation Kansans who co-own Tyson Ranch.

Education- Bachelor of Science Mathematics KSU; Bachelor of Science Computer Science, KSU; and Master of Science Engineering Management, KU Experience- Software Engineer, Project Manager, and Rancher. Recognized for work at NASA, and others.

Elected- Kansas Senate 2012, 2016, and 2020; Kansas House 2010.

Caryn's impressive education, recognized work, and deeply-rooted Kansas values have resulted in the continuously growing enthusiastic support from a wide range of constituents. You can depend on Caryn for her strong advocacy for limited government and against government waste.

There are few certainties in our lives today, but you can be assured Caryn will work diligently to find solutions in the problems Kansans face.