Josh Young

Josh Young

  • Title: Sr. Director, Government Affairs
  • Company: American Chemistry Council

Josh Young represents the chemical and plastics industries before legislative and regulatory agencies throughout the country. Josh began working for the American Chemistry Council in 2004 and serves as Senior Government Affairs Director in their Washington, DC headquarters. Mr. Young works with legislative and regulatory officials, local chemistry councils, environmental federations, and industry groups at the local, state and federal level. 

Additionally, Mr. Young represents ACC through Public Policy Groups participation including the American Legislative Exchange Council, National Conference of State Legislators, the Council of State Governments, National Governors Association, Republican Governors Association, Democrat Governors Association and the Lieutenant Governors Association. 

Josh serves on the Board of Directors for the State Government Affairs Council and Product Management Alliance. 

Upon receiving his Master of Arts degree in English from Washington & Lee University, Mr. Young served as a Legislative Liaison for US Senator Paul Coverdell in Washington, DC. He is married to the former Kelly Jordan of Raleigh, NC and they and their son reside in Arlington, VA.

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