Captain Tiye Young, born and raised in Charlotte, NC is the Ms. Veteran America 2016 1RU and a current liaison officer branched Chemical Defense serving in the 130th Maneuver Enhancement Brigade.
Continuing her education in her home state she graduated from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro in 2011. Currently, a Graduate Pre-Med Student at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte she applies to medical school Fall 2018. She served in Germany from 2011-2015, took command of the Headquarters and Headquarters Battalion 5th Battalion, 7th Air Defense Artillery Regiment and deployed in support of Operation Active Fence in 2013. Pinning Captain and attending the Captain Career Course in 2015 she finished her active duty time under the 82nd Airborne Division January 1st, 2017. Her highest awards are the Meritorious Service Medal and two Army Commendation Medals along with the Gold German Proficiency Badge.
She is a Facebook and YouTube Vlogger known as Ty M Carolina with over 18,800 Followers on Facebook and 3 million views and was aired live on the Rickey Smiley Morning Show. “