Dr. Shree W. Taylor leads the Government Analytics & Innovation team at Elder Research. Formally trained as a computational mathematician, she has been delighted to create a rewarding non-traditional career centered around mathematics, business and innovation. She has served clients in the government, private and non-profit sectors for over 15 years, and is known for presenting highly technical analyses and topics to non-technical audiences in a format that is relatable and relevant to customers and stakeholders. Dr. Taylor loves to develop leaders; she is an authentic, empathetic and adaptive leader who engages with colleagues to help them reach their team and individual goals.
Dr. Taylor is a first-generation college graduate and is an adjunct professor at Georgetown University. She earned her BS and MS in mathematics from Clark Atlanta University and her PhD in applied/computational mathematics from North Carolina State University. After post-doctoral research at the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Dr. Taylor joined the Center for Naval Analyses where she worked on challenges of interest to the US Navy and Marine Corps. She recently completed the Executive Master’s in Leadership Program from the McDonough School of Business at Georgetown University.
Shree enjoys gardening, performing random acts of kindness, and going on spontaneous explorations with her family. Dr. Taylor and her husband enjoy watching thrillers on date night, and seeing their two daughters, grow into beautiful, strong and compassionate young women.