Turquoise Young, Board Member
Turquoise is Legal Counsel at Whistle Sports, Inc., a New York City-based digital sports media company. Her duties include handling business development, sales, production and compliance matters.
Prior to joining Whistle Sports, she worked as Relationship Manager for Bloomberg L.P.’s legal research product, Bloomberg Law, and as the founding Program Coordinator for the Center for Court Innovation’s Brownsville Youth Court, a juvenile justice diversion program. On occasion, Turquoise represents emerging artists and produces original programing content.
She is passionate about creating educational, economic and community engagement opportunities for underserved and underrepresented populations. Turquoise has more than 10 years of experience consulting for small businesses and mentoring teens and young adults. She co-chaired the High School Law Institute at New York University School of Law and is co-creator of the Young Executives of Color, an Ernst & Young funded mentorship and college pipeline program at the University of Washington entering its 10th year.