Dr. Linda E. Young was elected on November 2, 2008 and re-elected on November 6, 2012 to the Clark County School Board of Trustees. She represents students, parents, schools and communities in District C. She served as the Clerk in 2009-2010, Vice-President in 2010 – 2011, and the President in 2012 in the Clark County School Board of Trustees. She received her Bachelor of Science in Spanish, Speech, and English, and Master of Science in School Psychology from the University of Dayton, Dayton, Ohio. She has educational teaching certificates in special education, nationally certified in school psychology from the University of Colorado Springs, Colorado, and administration certificate in school administration from University of Nevada, Las Vegas. She is currently nationally certified throughout the United States as a school psychologist and has served as a school psychologist in the Dayton Public Schools, Troy, Ohio Public Schools, Colorado Springs Public Schools, and the Clark County School District in Las Vegas, Nevada. She received her Doctorate in Educational Leadership from Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, Arizona, where she developed the nation's first transitional program for 12th Grade Learning Disabled Students who receive dual credits from the Clark County School District and the College of Southern Nevada.