Crystal Young


Crystal Young is the Communications Director for California First Partner Jennifer Siebel Newsom in the Office of Governor Gavin Newsom. Prior to serving in the Governor’s office, she worked as a press secretary for the California Attorney General. Crystal has a long history in the California labor movement, working in communications for Teamsters Local 856 and the United Domestic Workers (AFSCME Local 3930). Prior to that she was a program manager for the United Way of Greater Los Angeles providing direct service to union members in the Los Angeles County Federation of Labor, AFL-CIO.

Crystal holds a Masters of Arts in Social Justice from Loyola University of Chicago and a Bachelor of Arts in English-Journalism from Adrian College.