Steve Taylor graduated from the United States Military Academy in 2004 with a B.S. and was commissioned in the Field Artillery branch. Throughout his five years of service in the Army, Steve deployed to Iraq with the 82nd Airborne Division, serving as a Company Fire Support Officer, Mortar Platoon Leader, and Battalion Fire Support Officer. After leaving active duty, Steve joined the Reserves and relocated to Northern Virginia to work at Booz Allen Hamilton. He finished his MBA at UNC Chapel Hill in 2018 and currently works for Hitachi Consulting supporting their finance and security teams.