Taylor Griffin (C'14)

Taylor Griffin serves as the press secretary to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi. In this role, she assists in directing strategic communications, message development, and digital strategy for the Speaker and the House Democrats.

As the Speaker's spokesperson and press lead for domestic travel, Griffin media relations with national print and broadcast outlets and promotes the Democratic agenda through executing press events with members of Congress in the Capitol and across the country. Past events have also included Heads of State, U.S. presidents and vice presidents, and Cabinet secretaries.

Since joining the Speaker's office in 2014, Griffin advises the Speaker on African American affairs and social justice issues.

A 2014 graduate of Georgetown University, Griffin studied government, French, and African American Studies with a certificate of political studies from Sciences Po Lyon in Lyon, France. She is a proud San Francisco Bay Area native, and currently resides in Washington D.C.

Griffin will be featured on the Seeing Things 2020: Civic Engagement for the 2020 Presidential Election panel with Rashawn Davis (C'14), Mark Thompson (C'83), and Happy Johnson.