Phone: 601-878-9927


Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelor of Science/ Major in Criminal Justice Master of Science Criminal Justice Administartion

LTC Donald O. Young

Lieutenant Colonel Young is a native of Goodman, MS and graduated from William Sullivan High School in Durant, MS in 1987. LTC Young joined the Army in 1991, earning his commission through the Reserve Officer's Traning Corps (ROTC) at Jackson State University - Jackson, MS. LTC Young has spent 27 years of military service occupying a vast array of assignments throughout the Army. He has deployed in support of combat operations in Iraq in 2003, and supported humanitarian assistance during Hurricane Katrina in 2005. LTC Young currently resides in Byram, MS.

LTC Young retired from the United States Army on August 31, 2018. On September 2018, LTC Young officially became a member of the Junior Reserve Officer Traning Corps (JROTC), Senior Army Instructor (SAI) at Terry High School - Terry,MS. LTC Young is excited about his new transition in life and is looking forward working with students in the JROTC program to promote "Motivating Young People to Be Better Citizens."