Tayler Ward is the Communications and Education Manager with Just Solutions Collective. Tayler seeks to elevate and address the needs of community partners and share resources and valuable environmental and climate justice research. Tayler has several years of experience working in and advocating for environmental justice and climate resilience research. She is originally from Richmond, CA, a city with many environmental concerns, which inspired much of her personal passion for environmental justice. Tayler holds a Master of Urban & Regional Planning and a Master of Public Health from UCLA where she focused on Environmental Analysis & Policy and Community Health Sciences. She received her BA in International Relations from UC Davis. Tayler is based in Tampa, Florida, and enjoys reading historical fiction, cooking plant-based meals, and exploring the outdoors.