ABOUT MARK YOUNG

CITY/TOWN

Grand Blanc

EDUCATION

Graduate of Baker College, US Army – Infantry Scout (Ft. Benning, GA), Series 7 (General Securities License) & Series 63 (Trained as a Financial Planner with IDS), Paramedic (Flint Osteopathic Hospital)

EXPERIENCE

County Commissioner - 5 Terms, Current Chairman (2017-2018), Finance Chair (2013-2016), Genesee County Deputy Sheriff's Union President (Retired), Michigan AFSCME Council 25 Regional VP & Executive Board Member (Retired), Genesee County Deputy Sheriff (Retired), Negotiated several union contracts both as an Union Representative and as Employer, Veteran US Army/Michigan National Guard

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT

Current Participation:

  • Grand Blanc Chamber Board Member

  • Flint & Genesee Chamber of Commerce – Operations Board

  • Genesee County Land Bank – Board Member (& Finance Committee)

Previous Participation:

  • Genesee County Metropolitan Planning Commission (& Finance Committee)

  • Valley Area on Aging – Past Board Member (& Finance Committee)

  • Davison Area Ambulance Authority – previous Volunteer (Paramedic)

  • United Way – Volunteered and Past Chair of several fundraising campaigns 

  • Sheriff’s Community Service Award for Community Involvement

 

ENDORSEMENTS

  • UAW CAP Council

  • Congressman Dan Kildee

  • Representative Tim Sneller

  • Prosecutor David Leyton

  • Past Sheriff Robert Pickell (Ret.)

  • Treasurer Deb Cherry

  • County Commissioner Bryant Nolden

  • James Avery (Grand Blanc School Board President)

  • GLS Building Trades

  • Electrical Workers Local 948

  • Ironworkers Local 25

  • LiUNA Local 1075

  • Plumbers & Pipefitters Local 370

  • AFSCME Council 25

  • Greater Flint AFL-CIO

  • Teamsters Local #214    

  • Teamsters Local #332    

  • Genesee County Captains’ & Lieutenants’ Local 916-5

  • Genesee County Deputy Sheriff’s Association

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