Alan Taylor communicates the good news of St. James Cathedral and the Good News of Jesus Christ. His primary functions are electronic and print communications, social media, and print production. Alan has certificates in practical internet marketing, business writing, social media strategy, and building effective marketing plans. He has been a member of the cathedral and its choir since 2011 and has served as a member of the Cathedral Chapter and co-chair of the Stewardship Committee. As a member of Episcopal Communicators, he won the Award of Excellence for Best Periodical (Digital) for a Parish/Cathedral
He is a graduate in voice performance from Samford University (B.M.) and Northwestern University (M.M.) and a member of both the Chicago Symphony Chorus and Grant Park Chorus.