Caylin Young


Public Policy Counsel



Caylin Young is the Public Policy Counsel at the ACLU of Maryland. He collaborates with stakeholders across the state in planning and implementing comprehensive legislative strategy. He provides legislative and strategic guidance and tools including policy analysis, strategies for lobbying, power-mapping and decision-maker targeting, effective coalition building, messaging and public engagement. Before joining the ACLU he served as the 2015-2016 National Chair for the National Black Law Students Association. He interned for Maryland Court of Appeals, served as a Legal Fellow under U.S. Senator Cory A. Booker (D-NJ), and was Legislative Assistant for former Senate President Pro-Tempore Nathaniel J. McFadden (D-45) and Delegate Cheryl D. Glenn (D-45).  He received a B.S. in Mathematics from Hampton University and a Juris Doctor from the University of Baltimore School of Law.