James Young is the Republican Co-Director of Elections for the Jefferson County Clerk’s Office Election Center. As an elections professional, James brings a wealth of experience to County Clerk’s Office including being an observer during the 2008 Iowa Caucus and serving as a Special Assistant to the Kentucky Secretary of State.

James is a Notary Public Certified, recipient of the 2009 Louisville Rotary Club Unsung Hero Award, and a member of the Honorable Order of Kentucky Colonels. He is a native of South Louisville and has supported the actions of the County Clerk and County Board of Elections since joining the Jefferson County Clerk’s Office in August of 2014.