Ministry Facilitator Karen Young
Karen Young is a retired Special Education Teacher of 30 years. She has taught children and adults with all kinds of disabilities. Her father and father-in-law are both Lutheran pastors, so ministry is a big part of her life! Karen has been an active member at Trinity Lutheran Church in Lisle, Illinois, for over 25 years and currently is involved in multiple areas of ministry, including co-leading a group for people with disabilities. She is married to Stuart Young and is the mother of three adult children: Daniel is a Senior Risk Management Consultant living in Indianapolis, Indiana; Christine is a Director of Christian Education at Grace Lutheran Church in Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin; and Kati is the lab manager for Columbia University in Manhattan, New York.