REP. TERRY YOUNG
Rep. Terry Young, a Democrat, represents part of
Jackson County, which includes portions of Independence, Raytown and eastern
Kansas City (District 49), in the Missouri House of Representatives.� Elected to the House in November 2002, Rep.
Young serves in House Leadership as Democratic Caucus secretary.
addition to her legislative duties, Rep. Young works for Western Missouri and
Kansas and Eastern Missouri
Cooperation and Education Trust. �She
previously worked as director of government relations of American Medical
Response and was a reporter for the Independence Examiner.
A member of the Independence
and Raytown Chambers of Commerce, Rep. Young served as Jackson County
Legislator from 1999 to 2002, for which she shared the Health and Justice
Committee.� She also served on the
Little Blue Sewer District and the Bi-State Commission.� She is on the board of directors for Truman
A 1976 graduate of Raytown
South High School, Rep. Young received an associate of arts degree from
Longview Community College and a bachelor of science degree in journalism from
the University of Kansas.
Born November 11, 1957, in
Clinton, Mo., Rep. Young lives in Raytown.�
She has two children:� Heather