Ali Young was born and raised in Shreveport, LA. She went to LSU in Baton Rouge where she graduated with a B.A. in Religious Studies. During her time at LSU, Ali was very active in the Wesley Foundation at LSU. Ali attended Iliff School of Theology in Denver, CO where she graduated with a Master of Divinity degree. Ali previously served as the pastor of Ingleside UMC in Baton Rouge, and as the associate pastor of University UMC Baton Rouge.
Ali is married to Wesley. They have 3 sons, Liam (5), Niall (3), and Carson (9 months). Wesley works a consultant for Moran Construction Consultants in Baton Rouge.
Ali's passions for ministry include social justice, missions, and creating opportunities for all people to live their gifts.