Management Team

Mary Young

Co-Founder and CEO
Mary Young plays an active role in Young Living’s day-to-day business, providing direction to the Executive team and employees. She also plays a vital role in mentoring and empowering members as they share the mission and benefits of Young Living with the world.

Mary was introduced to the direct-selling industry in 1985, and within two years she had cultivated and built a successful multimillion-dollar organization. Since the inception of Young Living, Mary has combined her expansive knowledge and experience in the direct-selling industry and hands-on approach to help Young Living become—and remain—the world leader in essential oils.

Mary is also instrumental in Young Living’s philanthropic endeavors, and she leads global outreach efforts through the D. Gary Young Foundation. She embodies Young Living’s commitment to supporting individuals and communities as they strive to live healthy lifestyles.

Kevin Pace

Chief Financial Officer
Kevin Pace is Young Living’s chief financial officer. He is responsible for Young Living’s global financial policies, including accounting, budgeting, credit, insurance, tax, and treasury. Kevin has been with Young Living since 2012.

Jared Turner

Chief Global Sales Officer
Jared Turner is Young Living’s Chief Global Sales Officer. He is responsible for the company’s global market expansion and management. Jared works closely with Young Living’s general managers around the globe to expand the company’s international reach. He joined the company in 2012.

Matthew French

General Counsel and Corporate Compliance Officer

As a part of Young Living’s executive management team, Matthew provides strategic counsel in legal and compliance matters, including corporate governance, regulatory compliance, litigation, contract management, and employment law. Prior to joining the company, he worked for a private boutique firm where he specialized in civil litigation and criminal defense matters, and as a Deputy County Prosecutor with the Maricopa County (Arizona) Attorney’s Office.

Young Living’s mission to inspire individuals to wellness, purpose, and abundance drew Matthew to Young Living. He quickly embraced the Young Living culture and developed a passion to serve its members. Matthew’s philosophy is to uplift the employees he works with while supporting members as they strive to achieve their goals.

Matthew enjoys sports, especially Lakers basketball, music, colorful socks, and spending time with his family.