Stephen P. Tryon “holds a B.S. from West Point and an M.A. in philosophy
from Stanford University. Raised with seven siblings in a family where public service is a core value,
he served as a soldier in the United States army for 21 years. At the end of his army career, he served
as a legislative fellow for Senator Max Cleland, as well as a legislative assistant to the senior general at army headquarters
in the Pentagon.
More recently, Tryon has worked as a Senior Vice President of Human Resources
and International Business at Overstock.com for nine years. He has spent four years managing logistics
and five years managing human resources and international business. A current resident of Salt Lake City,
Utah, Tryon has one son Jake, and a dog Peanut. Fluent in English and able to converse in Spanish, Tryon
also enjoys spending time with his family, traveling, outdoor recreation, exercising, reading, and writing.” Stephen
P. Tryon is the author of Accountability Citizenship.
According to the book description of Accountability Citizenship,
it “explains how we can restore accountability in government by accepting our personal accountability for some simple
tasks we must do as individual citizens living in the age of information. The book is non-partisan. Readers are asked only
to agree on the very basics—that the government of the United States is supposed to represent the people of the United