Taylor earned a BS in Art Education from Indiana University in Bloomington, IN. He taught Art at Grey Hills Academy in Tuba City, AZ and Front Range Academy in Broomfield, CO before heading to Watershed in 2006. Taylor is currently the Art Educator at Watershed and has served as an Expedition Teacher, Wilderness Lead and Middle School Advisor. With a foundation in Outdoor Education, Taylor was an instructor for Moondance Adventures in Asheville, NC for 5 years and over the course of his career has spent over 200 days in the wilderness with students. He has also spent a significant amount of time traveling with students in both domestic and international locations with highlights including various Indian Nations, Hawaii, Thailand, and Cambodia.
Taylor was born in Virginia and raised in small town Indiana. He loves spending time with friends and family, eating good food, making art, using tools, and being outside.