Taylour received her public health education at the University of MN Duluth (UMD). Prior to this role, Taylour worked 4 years as a specialist in advocacy and public policy at the American Lung Association, working to reduce commercial tobacco use in Northeast Minnesota. In addition, Taylour continues to volunteer on the executive board of MNSOPHE (the Minnesota Society of Public Health and Education) as Membership Chair where she serves current and upcoming public health professionals through continuing education and mentorship opportunities. Taylour has a drive and passion for substance use prevention, health equity, and impact. She is looking forward to supporting local initiatives and improving the health of all people across the Northeast Minnesota region. In her free time, you can find her hiking the many trails along beautiful Lake Superior.