Taylor V. Smith
Taylor Smith is a native of St. Louis. She is a proud graduate of Hampton University, Quintessence Eight, where she received her Bachelors of Arts degree in Fine and Performing Arts with a concentration in Graphic Design. Taylor is currently the Partnership Manager at College Bound St. Louis. In her role she oversees the recruitment and admission processes for College Bound while serving as liaison for high school and community organization relationships for the college preparation department. In 2016, she was elected to serve as Secretary of the St. Louis HBCU Alumni Association. Taylor is also a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha, Sorority Inc., FOCUS St. Louis, AmeriCorps Alums, and Delux Magazine 30 under 30.
Taylor enjoys painting, dancing, reading, watching movies (preferably bad Netflix movies) and makeup. Her favorite quote is, “Always and forever lift as you climb.”