Wife and Mom
Toni and her husband, Hank, live in Elgin. They have three children, Vivienne (20), William (16) and Henlea (9). Toni and Hank attend Fletcher Methodist Church, where Hank’s family has been members since the 1950’s.
A Lifetime in Education and Agriculture
Toni comes from an education and farming family. Her father, Butch Young, is a nationally known auctioneer. Toni graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree from OSU and earned a Master’s Degree at Cameron.
Today, Toni teaches 7th grade at Elgin Public Schools. She previously taught at Fletcher and the Chisholm Trail Heritage Center in Duncan.
True to her roots, Toni and Hank own a cow-calf operation of their own outside of Elgin. They are longtime members of the Oklahoma Cattleman’s Association, and Hank is Past President of the Comanche County Spring Fair and Livestock Expo.
Small Business Family
Toni understands the important role family small businesses play in our local communities. Since 2002, Hank, a veterinarian, has operated Happy Hollow Animal Hospital in Elgin. Toni knows what it takes to meet budgets, make payrolls and create jobs in southwest Oklahoma.