Taylor was born and raised in the mountains of Colorado. He grew up in a family of the faith, and at a young age he learned the importance of a relationship with Jesus Christ. After a life changing missions trip to Juarez, Mexico, in 2004 with First Baptist Church, Taylor completely embraced his faith. Throughout high school years, Taylor participated in sports, youth group, and other extracurricular activities. He graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Business Finance from Fort Lewis College in April, 2012, and has been involved in middle and high school ministry with Durango Young Life for four years. During his time involved in Young Life, Taylor gained experience in leading clubs, taking kids to summer camp, and leading Bible studies. He loves working and sharing the Word of God with young people. Taylor is passionate for the outdoors and loves to mountain bike, climb, fly fish and trail run.