Jeff Young was born in Huntsville, Tx.,raised in Houston and graduated from Aldine High School. He was recruited and offered a full scholarship to play baseball at Sam Houston State University in 1985.However, after he started college, he traded baseball for collegiate and professional rodeo as a bronc rider. While at Sam Houston, he received a BA in Fine Arts and completed his Teaching Certification at Stephen F. Austin State University in Nacogdoches. Mr.Young began his teaching career in Carthage, Tx. under the mentoring of Tim Harkrider Sr. in 1994. He now has over 16 years of successful teaching experience in Texas. This will be his fourth year in Willis as an English Language Arts Co-Teacher specializing in Special Education. Mr.Young has a son, Jarrett that attended 6th-8th grade at Brabham.