Taylor was born and raised in Perth, attending John Curtin College of the Arts through a Music and Drama scholarship, where his love for communicating with young people developed.
Following school, Taylor attended ECU in Perth and studied a Journalism degree. He has since worked in the broadcasting industry in Perth for many years, with 92.9, SportFM and 98five. Taylor loves the opportunities his roles present, to communicate and share with the wider community. Taylor is also a well known MC in Perth and can be heard weekly court side at all Perth Wildcats home games.