Degrees and Certifications:
Erin Young is beginning her eleventh year as a special education teacher in Alma School District. She grew up in Mulberry, Arkansas and graduated from Alma High School in 2007. Erin holds a Bachelor’s degree in Middle Level Education from the University of Arkansas-Fort Smith and a Master’s degree in Special Education Instructional Specialist from Arkansas State University. In her eleven years at Alma, Erin has taught 6th grade math, 7th grade math, and 6th grade math remediation while serving special education students in math classes. She is currently serving special education students in 6th and 7th grade math classes. She also sponsors the Alma Middle School Student Council.
Erin has been married to her husband Cody for8 years, and they have one daughter, Leah, who will turn 2 in September. They also have a miniature dachshund named Axel. She is a CrossFit Level 1 Trainer and coaches classes at 1230 Fitness throughout the week. Erin enjoys exercising, reading, traveling and spending time with family and friends.