Taylor comes from a family of educators and is happy to continue the family tradition of supporting student access and success in higher education. A Colorado native, Taylor grew up in Grand Junction and graduated from Metropolitan State University of Denver with a Bachelor of Arts in Creative Writing and Percussion Performance. While at MSU Denver, Taylor got a start in fundraising that has led to more than 5 years of annual giving fundraising experience with emphasis on telefund, direct fundraising campaigns, and project management. Taylor provides support to the Communications & Development team through assisting with moves management, major donor pipeline, annual giving initiatives, and supporting our fundraising events. When not at work, you can find Taylor playing boards games, cooking, listening to music, or planning his next trip with his wife. You can learn more about Taylor on LinkedIn.