Title: Board Member
Date of Appointment: 2011
Spouse: Mrs. Anita Lawson (deceased)
Profession: Owner/Manager, Lawson’s Department Store
Micky Lawson was reappointed to the Fayetteville Public Utilities Board of Directors in July 2011. Prior to utility consolidation, Mr. Lawson served on the Fayetteville Gas System Board of Directors, beginning in Oct. 1999. When the gas, water and electric utilities were consolidated, he was appointed to the new FPU Board as an advisory member. He then served as a voting member of the board from 2003 until 2009. Mr. Lawson is a 1972 graduate of Lincoln County High School and a 1976 graduate of Middle Tennessee State University where he earned a degree in business marketing. Since 1982 he has been the owner/manager of Lawson’s Department Store on the square in Fayetteville. He attends the Washington Street Church of Christ. Mr. Lawson has one stepdaughter, Camille, who is married to Bryan Raby. He has one grandson.