Young Sung, Councilmember
Place 6, At-Large
Elected May 2017
Term Expires May 2020
P.O. Box 110535
Carrollton, Texas 75011-0535
Background and Education
Councilmember Sung, a Newman Smith graduate, was an Honor Student and All American Collegiate Soccer Player at Brevard College in North Carolina. He earned his Bachelor's degree in Business Management at Tennessee's Maryville College, and received his MBA from Le Tourneau University. Sung pursued legal studies at USC.
Councilmember Sung was elected to City Council in May 2017. His election to office came after serving various voluntary roles throughout the Community as follows:
• Board of Directors for the Carrollton/Farmers Branch Rotary Club
• City Capital Improvements Plan Advisory Committee
• President of the Korean-American Soccer Association
• Team Liaison/Translator for the 94' Korean World Cup Soccer Team
Professional and Personal
Councilmember Sung is a licensed Real Estate Broker and Certified Court Interpreter and Mediator. He is a member of the DFW MetroTex Realtor Association, the Association of Realtors at the state and national level,the Texas Association of Judiciary Interpreters & Translators, and the Korean Chamber of Commerce.
Sung is a member of the Korean United Central Methodist Church. He and his wife Susan have been married for 20 years and have 2 children.