PresenterPhotoDr. Bonnie Taylor serves as the Assistant Vice President and Dean of Students at Spelman College in Atlanta, GA. The Dean of Students Office oversees Student Conduct, Student Life and Engagement, and Civic Engagement.

Prior to joining the Spelman community in 2020, Dr. Taylor worked at Georgia Tech and Georgia State University as the Associate Dean of Students and Director of Student Integrity and Coordinator for Student Conduct, respectively.

Dr. Taylor has over 16 years of progressive experience in student affairs in the areas of student conduct, advising student organizations, multicultural education, housing and residence life, student activities, first year student transition, training student conduct boards, student leadership development, and mentoring graduate students. She is a member of ASCA, NASPA, and SACSA, where she is actively involved in service to various committees, most recently serving as the chairperson for the 2020 ASCA Don Gehring Academy.

She holds a BA in Speech Communication from Muskingum University, MA in Business Administration from King University, and holds her Doctorate in Education from East Tennessee State University.