Cicely Taylor

Chief of Staff

Cicely Taylor is Chief of Staff for Shine Early Learning and Acelero Learning. Cicely has over 25 years of experience in the education and non-profit space. Her educator’s heart is grounded in her experiences as a classroom teacher, starting with Teach For America and later in the field of early childhood education. She is an experienced Project Manager with a demonstrated history of working in the primary/secondary education industry. Cicely has in-depth knowledge of board and executive team management, strategy, communications, professional development, large-scale event planning, fundraising, and research. She is a strong community and social services professional. Cicely’s professional approach centers on being an organizational linchpin, driving cross-functional work toward the highest level of excellence.