Office: Jefferson County Circuit Clerk
Political experience: Jefferson County Democratic Executive Committee, District 5.
Professional experience: Works for Accenture, a Fortune 500 company.
Civic experience: Leads Alabama Equality and the ALGBTQ Shout film festival.
Education: Bradshaw High School in Florence; Birmingham-Southern College.
Main issues: Young says he has the aptitude and skills for the job. “We’ve got a good thing here in Jefferson County, and it’s time to turn it up. That starts now. Alabama is on the cusp of a renaissance, and it’s time to forge a new path. My core values are people matter, be kind, public service, you’ve got a friend, love your neighbor and forward together. As a candidate, I am fighting for expansion of voting rights, criminal justice reform and government transparency and accountability.”
Top contributors: Unknown, $100; total contributions, $7,228.