Degrees and Certifications:
Erin Young is beginning her ninth 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 nine 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 and teaching a resource class. She also sponsors the Alma Middle School Student Council.
Erin has been married to her husband Cody for 6 years, and they are expecting their first child in September. The also have a miniature dachshund named Axel. She is a CrossFit Level 1 Trainer and coaches classes at CrossFit 1230 throughout the week. Erin enjoys exercising, reading, traveling and spending time with family and friends.