Taylor Strain

Taylor Strain

Friend

Taylor was born and raised in Gettysburg, Ohio and earned a Bachelors in Education from Ohio State University. In 2016, he moved to the West Coast, engaging in youth focused programs for Tualatin Hills Parks and Recreation District and as a Vice Principal at Youth Progress Association. Taylor appreciates the long term commitment to youth and the focus on building relationships that is central to Friends of the Children—Portland's approach to mentoring. He likes to play basketball, Ultimate Frisbee, and video games, spend time with his family and travel.