Taylor is a journalism M.S. student at USC and executive producer for Annenberg Radio News. He also produces ARN's news features podcast, Storyline. He has interned for other radio programs in the past, including Morning Edition at NPR West in Culver City and KPFK in Los Angeles, his first and favorite city. Before that, he spent a year living in India studying music, eating constantly and hitching Jeep rides in the Himalayas. He plays the drums and the Tibetan lute. He graduated in 2012 from Amherst College. His dogs are the best dogs.