My name is Marlyn Young. I have been the Principal of the Sam Houston Achievement Center since December 2018. I grew up in Abilene, Texas and attended Fannin Elementary until my family moved. I returned back to Abilene in 1992 and completed my Bachelors in Multidisciplinary Studies in 1995. I returned back to school to complete my Masters in Administration in 2007, and I am currently finishing my doctorate degree in Special Education. I am a mother of two talented children who also attend AISD schools.
I have been an reading teacher, dyslexic interventionist, instructional coach, assistant principal, and Principal. I am currently the District Behavioral Coordinator as well as the Principal of S. A.C.