LaToya Young (Tyler, Texas) is the Executive Director of the Tyler Area Business Education Council and also serves as the coordinator for the Tyler Area Partnership 4 Education. She has a broad business and education background, working for the United States Department of Education, Northeast Texas Consortium of Colleges and Universities, Faulconer Scholarship Program and Enterprise Rent a Car. She is actively involved with the Tyler Area Chamber of Commerce, Leadership Tyler and Leadership Texas. She is a champion of community engagement and serves on the Board of Directors for Leadership Tyler, Women’s Fund of Smith County, SporTyler, Champions for Children of Smith County, Better Business Bureau of East Texas, and Goodwill Industries of East Texas.