University of Southern California

Student-Athlete Academic Services

Jonathan Young

Jonathan Young joined the SAAS staff in the Summer of 2016 as the Computer Systems Administrator.  He is responsible for planning, coordinating, and executing all technical processes and attends to all technical issues and questions students and staff members may have.

Jonathan came to USC from the Ministerial Training Institute Bible College (“MTI”) and the Church of God Pentecostal where one of his roles was the Director of Technology.

A native of Carson, California, Jonathan graduated from California State University, Long Beach in 2002 earning a bachelor’s of science degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in Management Information Systems, and his master’s degree in Church Administration in 2004 from MTI.

He and his wife, Leslie, have four children; Jaxon, Julia, Jayde and Jonny (all to be future Trojans!).

Fun Facts about Jonathan:

Favorite Food
– Southern Catfish

Favorite Quote / Scripture
– I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me. Philippians 4:13

Role Models
– Parents (Bishop Johnny and Dr. Brenda Young), Grandparents (Bishop E.D. Davis and Lila D. Young)

Hobbies
– Singing, watching sports and spending time with family

Contact Information:
Office: (213) 740-3794
Email: youngjj@usc.edu