Toby Young is the founder and CEO of Pampered Roots, a manufacturing company of hair care products located in Fort Lauderdale, Florida catering primarily to people with afro-kinky textured hair. Toby is a graduate of Florida State University, where she received a BS in Accounting and Finance.
After graduation, Toby launched her career in Chicago, IL, where she employed her accounting knowledge as the Supervisor of Store Accounting at OfficeMax. She was later recruited by her former OfficeMax manager to fulfill the position as Payments Analyst for the global company, Walgreens. She currently works from home for Walgreens as a Senior Payments Analyst, where she has honed her skills in financial modeling, budgeting and variance analysis.
Toby also serves her community as an active member of the Urban League of Broward County Young Professionals Network since 2013. She has served as the Professional Development chair and currently as the Senior Vice President. Toby has a personal passion to foster an environment for minority economic growth and professional development.
Toby works hard at finding a balance between working for Corporate America, being an entrepreneur and raising two beautiful girls.