Sandy Young is the President and Principal Land Use Planner at Verdis with over 40 years of public outreach experience.
In 2007, she and her late husband, Gary, after years in the public sector, launched e2 planning & design. The company grew quickly and within 3 years expanded to include civil engineering.
In 2015, Gary passed away and Sandy obtained her 8(a)/EDWOSB certification with the Small Business Administration. Since then, Verdis has been awarded over 60 projects in both design and construction. Job sites stretch as far east as Saylorville Lake in Des Moines, Iowa, and as far north as Glenallen, Alaska. Verdis is also certified as a Disadvantaged Business Enterprise in Idaho and Washington.
Sandy is a graduate of the University of Alaska Anchorage with a bachelor’s degree in history and political science. She currently sits on the Board of Directors of Panhandle Parks Foundation, North Idaho Centennial Trail Foundation and Kootenai Land and Resource Conservation Trust.
In her downtime she enjoys horseback riding, biking, skiing, kayaking and running.