Todd Young was born in Syracuse, NY. He graduated from Suny Oswego, with a Music Major. He wrote, and recorded 'Larry' an 11 song concept CD. He was a guitarist on the North Syracuse Christian Church worship team for one year. In April 2003, he and his wife, Kelly, were sent by North Syracuse Christian Church to be the worship leaders at Richland Christian Church. He is the founding member of the band Presence. The band's goal is to provide Christian music with a Christian message, to be enjoyed by Christians, and non-Christians alike.