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Matt Young may not have been dreaming about his current situation when he started his first parks job as a lifeguard in his native southern California. However, Young insists his role as Southwest District Superintendent with the Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources’ State Parks Division is his dream job. His new position encompasses overseeing Gulf State Park (GSP) in Gulf Shores and Meaher State Park on the Battleship Parkway in Spanish Fort. After a stint in the U.S. Army, Young earned a bachelor’s degree in anthropology from the University of Arizona and…