Tyron A.L. Hampton was born and raised in Pasadena by his parents, Denise and Tyrone Hampton. He attended Pasadena Unified School District (PUSD) schools located in District 1 during his academic career: Cleveland Elementary, Washington Middle School and John Muir High School. While he was in high school, he supplemented his education with additional college courses at Pasadena City College. Upon graduating from high school in 2001, he began his college education at the California State Polytechnic University, Pomona where he earned Bachelor degrees in Food Marketing and Agriculture Biology.
Tyron stems from a family of entrepreneurs and has continued along this path by participating in the family run construction business. Established in 1971, the family business has grown into a full service construction, maintenance and interior decorating company. Tyron has played a pivotal role in this company for the last decade, simultaneously managing up to six projects at a time. He excels at managing general construction projects for both residential and commercial clientele. His responsibilities include reading blueprints, design, scheduling projects, budgeting, purchasing and supervising up to 30+ employees and subcontractors. Every day he provides day-to-day decision-making, coordinating, reviewing and scheduling to effectively and efficiently meet the project requirements.
The Winners Have Been Selected
Every year, the Tournament of Roses gives each City Council Member tickets to distribute to their Council District. In District 1, the preferred method is by lottery. The winners have been selected and posted.