William T. Young Sr.
Induction Class: 1998
Sport: General

William T. Young Sr. served as a member of Transylvania’s Board of Trustees for 37 years, including an unprecedented 23 years as chairman. A successful businessman, horseman, and philanthropist, he was a tireless supporter of the university, giving generously of his time and financial resources. The driving force behind the construction of the William T. Young Campus Center, Young was also instrumental in securing the funding for state of the art outdoor facilities for baseball, softball, soccer, and field hockey and for the Beck Athletic and Recreation Center.