Bernard C. Young

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Jack Young
Acting Mayor of Baltimore
Assumed office
April 2, 2019*
Preceded byCatherine Pugh
President of the Baltimore City Council
In office
February 8, 2010 – April 2, 2019
Preceded byStephanie Rawlings-Blake
Succeeded bySharon Green Middleton (Acting)
Member of the Baltimore City Council
In office
December 1996 – February 8, 2010
Preceded byTony Ambridge
Jacqueline McClean
Carl Stokes
Succeeded byCarl Stokes
Constituency2nd district (1996–2005)
12th district (2005–2010)
Personal details
Born (1954-06-26) June 26, 1954 (age 64)
Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.
Political partyDemocratic
Children2 children
EducationBaltimore City Community College
*Young serves as Acting Mayor while Pugh is on indefinite leave.

Bernard C. Young, known also as Jack Young, (born June 26, 1954)[1] is an American Democratic politician, serving as the acting mayor of Baltimore, Maryland during the leave of absence by Mayor Catherine Pugh beginning on April 2, 2019.[2][3] Young was elected to the Baltimore City Council in 1996 representing Baltimore's second district.[4] In 2010, Young became City Council President following Stephanie Rawlings-Blake taking over as mayor due to the indictment of Sheila Dixon.[4]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Baltimore Sun. "First District-DemocratsJames Ward MorrowDate of birth: Feb..." Retrieved Apr 3, 2019.
  2. ^ "Pugh Taking Leave Of Absence, Young To Assume Her Duties". Retrieved Apr 3, 2019.
  3. ^ Wenger, Doug Donovan, Yvonne. "Who is Baltimore City Council President Jack Young, who will be mayor while Catherine Pugh is on leave?". Retrieved Apr 3, 2019.
  4. ^ a b "Bernard C. "Jack" Young | Baltimore City Council". Retrieved Apr 3, 2019.
Political offices
Preceded by
Catherine Pugh
Mayor of Baltimore