Mrs. Taylor graduated high school from Hamlin and received her bachelors and masters at SDSU. She has a masters in Educational Administration PreK-12. She also has majors in Mathematics and minors in Economics and General Science. She taught three years at Doland SD then came to Estelline for 17 years, then to Brookings for ten years before returning back to Estelline. She lives outside of Estelline with her husband James Taylor, and four grown children Amy, Colin, Chelsea, and Megan. She has many pets but her favorites are a long haired cat Lincoln, quarter horse Ranger, and border collie Cooper. In her spare time she serves as an EMT on the Estelline Ambulance. She also is a 4-H leader for the Estelline 4-H Club Busy Bees. She likes being outside with her animals and she also likes to garden. She has house plants, a vegetable garden and a flower garden in the summer. She also likes to sew and travel.