TRENTON, NJ - The Men of Lambda Upsilon and Nu Beta Beta Chapters of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. participated in the honoring of the Honorable Brother Judge James Y. Young of Nu Beta Beta Thursday.
The New Jersey State Assembly honored Brother Judge Young with a resolution that was sponsored by Brother Benjie E. Wimberly of Lambda Upsilon. The resolution honored Brother Young for his lifelong leadership and public service.
Brother Young was born in Washington D.C. and attended Lincoln University and earned his Masters of Science from Pace University. Brother Young began his professional career as a teacher in the Englewood, NJ school system before becoming a principal. Brother Young was very active with youth while teaching by coaching various youth sports teams.
Brother Young decided to pursue a Juris Doctor from St. Johns University School of Law while he was in the education field and practiced law until his appointment as Teaneck Municipal Court Judge. Brother Young was an instructor at the policy academy and an adjunct professor.
Brother Young has retired and resides in Teaneck, NJ with his wife.