Taylor Nelson joined Bloomberg Associates in September 2019 as a member of the Communications and Internal Management team. In this role, she advises mayors’ offices on matters concerning internal operations, strategic partnerships, and economic development, helping these entities provide quality and streamlined services to their communities.
Prior to joining Bloomberg Associates, Taylor was the executive programs coordinator for the City of Detroit Mayor’s Office of Immigrant Affairs. In this position, she worked to integrate refugees into Detroit and connect immigrant groups to community resources. For her efforts, Taylor was recognized by Crain’s Detroit Business as a Twenty in their 20s honoree and by the Michigan Chronicle as a 40 Under 40 honoree.
Before working in government, Taylor spent almost three years in education. As a Teach For America corps member, she taught middle school special education in Decatur, GA. Taylor also taught English as a Second Language in Clermont-Ferrand, France.
Taylor holds a Master in Public Affairs from Princeton University with a focus on domestic urban policy. She received her undergraduate degree from the University of Michigan, graduating with distinction with a Bachelor of Arts in English and a minor in French & Francophone Studies. Taylor is fluent in French and is certified by the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages as an Advanced/C1 French speaker.