Robert P. Young “Robbie” graduated from Paragould High School. He attended Centre College in Danville, Kentucky, and University of Central Arkansas in Conway, Arkansas.
He obtained his Juris Doctor from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock School of Law. Mr. Young is a member of the Paragould Kiwanis Club and is a Paragould Leadership Class IV alumni. He is an Eagle Scout and is a past Boy Scouts of American district board member.
He currently serves on the board for MidSouth Health Systems. He is married to Courtney Young, a teacher at Woodrow Wilson Elementary School. They have two children, Charlotte and Elliot.