Brenda Young has been a homeowner in Ferguson since 2004. She was active in the aftermath of the unrest in 2014, advocating for open and transparent police and city response, and working toward reconciliation between all parties in our community. She was an active member of the Neighborhood Policing Steering Committee (NPSC) for more than one year and served as the first chairperson of the Ferguson Civilian Review Board for two years. Ms. Young is originally from Detroit, Michigan. Brenda is self-employed as a vocational Consultant. She is an ordained Minister, Licensed Professional Counselor, mother of three adult sons, grandmother of 6 and great-grandmother of two.