Born and raised in Colorado, Marion Taylor is married and the mother of four children ranging in ages from 18-27. She has worked in the field of social work for over 35 years with non-profit organizations and foundations focused on families, women, and children both domestically and abroad.
She founded Taylor The Gap four years ago and has recently opened up her business to working with mid-career adults and retirees. Marion advocates for students and adults to take time out to explore outside traditional academic and professional settings. Marion flanked her own college years with a gap year at the University of Grenoble, France, after high school, followed by three years with a rural development program with Peace Corps in Senegal, West Africa after college. More recently, in the Fall of 2015, Marion volunteered teaching English to women in Tanzania and working with women’s co-ops in Rwanda.