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Tiffini Young


Tiffinni A. Young was born and raised in Dallas, Texas,   attended the Law Magnet High School and is a proud graduate of Lincoln Humanities/Communications   Magnet High School and Florida A & M University  (B.A. Political Science) and attended the University of   Arkansas School of Law as well as Texas A & M  University School of Law her last year of law school as a visiting student. Ms. Young was appointed to the inaugural City of  Dallas Youth Commission in 1994 and later appointed to the Park & Recreation Board. The values instilled in her by her family and her faith, her love of community, and her passion for people led her to enlarge her commitment to service and run for public office.   Councilwoman Young served on the Dallas City  

Council from 2015 to 2017 and led as Vice Chair of the following committees: Ad Hoc  Judicial Nominations, Quality of Life & Environment and Co-Chair of the Domestic  Violence Task Force and as a member of the Public Safety, Housing and Legislative Ad  Hoc committees. Councilwoman Young also served as a member of the Council on  Youth, Education and Families and the Public Safety and Crime Prevention  Committee for the National League of Cities. Ms. Young believes the intersection of  social impact and social justice can improve the lives of generations. While serving as  City Councilwoman, Ms. Young led initiatives such as criminal justice reform, decriminalization of marijuana and founded the Dallas County Expunction Expo. 

She continues to serve as a member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. and a board  member for the Maurine F. Bailey Cultural Foundation and Baylor Scott & White  Health & Wellness Center Board. With over 20 years of experience in the areas of  politics, government/community affairs, nonprofit management and  sports/entertainment, she serves as the CEO of TAY Strategies, LLC. Ms. Young has  appeared on national media outlets including Law & Crime Network, MSNBC and  Roland Martin Unfiltered. Her dedication to community and compassion for people  has shaped her call and commitment to make Dallas a better city, Texas a better state  and our country the best it can be, one person at a time.

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