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George Young was born in Memphis, Tennessee, and recently retired from 30 years of pastoral service. Dr. Young was elected to the Oklahoma State House of Representatives in 2015, and is the author of “Christology: A Look at Practical Christianity.” He is a certified mediation specialist in family and divorce issues. After graduation from Lambuth University in Jackson, Tennessee, Young went on to receive a Masters of Arts in Ministry from Oklahoma Christian University, a Master of Divinity degree from Phillips Theology Seminary, Tulsa, and a Master of Business Administration from Oklahoma Christian University. He completed his Doctorate of Ministry degree from Phillips in 2010. Young has served in numerous capacities on behalf of the poorest citizens of Oklahoma. He has been a trustee for Phillips, a board member for the American Red Cross, an ethics officer for the United Way, as president of the Oklahoma Conference of Churches, and in numerous capacities for Leadership Oklahoma. As a pastor, Young initiated a partnership that sponsors the largest Back to School Block Party and School Supply Give-Away in Northeast OKC. He is CEO of Young Management Consulting, a mediation and nonprofit management and leadership development firm.