Taylor was born in Chillicothe, Ohio and moved to Bowling Green, Ohio to attend Bowling Green State University in 2009. She graduated in 2012 with a BA in English Literature, with specialties in Queer Literature and Women in Literature, and a minor in Marketing. She became involved with the feminist chapter on BGSU’s campus, then known as OWI, the Organization for Women’s Issues, and auditioned for a role in the Vagina Monologues. She fell in love with the play, and continued to be a cast member for 3 years, culminating in her directing the show her senior year. In college, she was also a member of a national service fraternity, Alpha Phi Omega, where she was the publicity chair for two semesters, and encouraged her brothers to do service for the local women’s shelter, the Cocoon. She also was chosen to be a Great American Condom Campaign SafeSite for two consecutive years, and distributed 1,000 external condoms across BGSU’s campus. In her free time, Taylor enjoys attending music festivals, spending time in nature, and destroying the white heteropatriarchy.