Prior to joining the faculty at Lipscomb University, Young served for six years as a Nuclear Pharmacist and Pharmacy Manager for Cardinal Health Nuclear Pharmacy Services. He previously served as the Pharmacy Manager for Marcrom’s Pharmacy and Clinical Care Services. Young has also held positions in hospital pharmacy, retail pharmacy (both chain and independent), and long term care consulting. Young is certified in Nuclear Pharmacy, Diabetes Patient Care, Pharmacy-based Immunizations, and Asthma Patient Care. He has served as a preceptor in clinical clerkships and for pharmacy residents in clinical practice. He has also served as President of the Rutherford County Pharmacists Association. Young attended Middle Tennessee State University for his pre-pharmacy courses. He then received his Doctor of Pharmacy degree in 1988 from the University of Tennessee College of Pharmacy.