Taylor joined the Center for Community Engagement in October 2016, bringing a passion for community engagement and experience in community-based academic research. Taylor graduated from the University of Texas at Austin, earning a B.A. with Departmental Honors in Anthropology (2013). In 2017, Taylor earned her M.A. in Anthropology from the University of Denver where she led a community-based ethnographic project with a women’s emergency homeless shelter in Denver, Colorado. After relocating back to her hometown of Huntsville, Taylor is enjoying re-investing herself in her community once again.