Taylor C. Shepherd
Director of Government Relations
Taylor began her professional public policy career at the Massachusetts State House and brings her thorough, thoughtful, detailed-oriented mentality to ML Strategies as a lobbyist and strategist. As a former Fiscal Policy Analyst at the House Committee on Ways and Means and a Budget Analyst at the Department of Mental Health, Taylor has a deep understanding of all aspects of navigating the legislative and executive branch, with a particular focus on budgetary appropriations and health care. Most recently, Taylor has taken a leadership role in the ML Strategies Energy Practice, sharing her expertise on climate and energy issues and is the firm's point of contact and liaison for all internal and external energy issues. As clean energy policies continue to remain at the top of the Commonwealth's legislative and regulatory priorities, Taylor is ready to assist companies navigate government and reach their business goals.
- Salve Regina University (BA, cum laude)