Taylor grew up on a farm in Somerset, Virginia. For High school he attended the Woodberry Forest School for Boys, where he spent his time on the athletic fields, at the river, and hanging out with friends. Taylor then attended the University of Mississippi, where is was active in Greek life, a member of the university’s Naval ROTC Program, a member of the Duck’s Unlimited Rebel Chapter, and a member of the Ole Miss Fly fishing Club. Taylor graduated in May of 2020 with his Bachelor’s degree in Entrepreneurial Business. Above all else he loves his two dogs, Amos and Layla, who always want to be in his lab or by his side.