“In 1996 I got a job with UNM Police and I saw this community as a second home… I decided that this was the community I wanted to stay with and be a part of, and hopefully, make changes that would be positive for the University.”

New York native and UNMPD Officer Tish Young is a nurturing individual by nature. After caring for the elderly in her native town, she came to The University of New Mexico in 1996 and has been here ever since.