The Committee to Elect Amy Lyon announces that Amy Lyon has filed papers for her campaign to run for Mayor of Wichita.
Online PR News – 19-June-2019 – Wichita, KS – The Committee to Elect Amy Lyon is announcing that on Friday, May 31, 2019, at 10:00 a.m., Amy Lyon will be filing papers for her campaign to run for Mayor of Wichita. Immediately following, Lyon will be holding a Press Conference directly outside of the Election Office at 510 N. Main. From 5:00 to -7:00 p.m., Lyon will also be at a Campaign Kick-Off at Wave, 650 E. 2nd.
Lyon has worked the last twenty-two years in leadership at Wolters Kluwer in their Tax Compliance business unit. She served as Senior Manager over several diverse, client-facing units, creating an overseas team to support customers across sixteen countries, and managing a multi-million dollar budget. As Product Manager, Lyon was responsible for client collaboration, software creation, and implementation on a global platform.
Lyon is a U.S. Navy Veteran who currently serves as the Kansas Director of Objective Zero, an online platform working to end suicide amongst the service member and veteran population.
Lyon is running for Mayor because she believes in service to her country and community. She has volunteered for Habitat for Humanity, Women's Crisis Center, Inter-Faith Ministries, and the YMCA. She will be emphasizing the following in her campaign:
• Increasing transparency and accountability in local government.
• Increasing opportunities to talk to and listen to constituents and stakeholders.
• Balancing the needs of all districts in Wichita.
For more information or to schedule an interview with Lyon, please visit https://amylyonforwichita.com or call 316-721-8452.