On March 1, 2021, Harland Young began his role as Acting Assistant Director of Buildings and Grounds at Columbus Academy under current director Doug Bennett, who will retire on July 1. Harland has been a behind-the-scenes manager of many Academy events as the Director of Events and Catering for Taste Hospitality Group. He has 28 years of experience in client-facing roles with expertise in crisis management gained from overseeing operations and staffs at private estates of professional athletes and CEOs. He earned a B.S. in hospitality management from The Ohio State University. Harland and his wife Kristen are foster parents and currently reside in Centerburg.

  • B.S. The Ohio State University , Hospitality Management