Morgan Taylor is associate director of research at ACE. In her role, Taylor manages research projects and analyzes quantitative and qualitative data on issues related to diversity, equity, and inclusion; minority serving institutions; and institutional leadership. She also lends her expertise to matters related to higher education policy and governance.

Prior to joining ACE, Taylor served as a research analyst at Excelencia in Education, where she used higher education policy, data analysis, and evidence-based institutional practices to develop reports and infographics on issues affecting Latinos in higher education. Through this work, Taylor interpreted quantitative research and data into policy, with the intention of adding a human connection to data.

Taylor holds an MPP in public policy from The George Washington University and a BA from Grand Valley State University.