Meet Taylor! She has been with Soren for just over 3 years and has been a great asset to the company. She is a prime example of the Soren Core Value “Teamwork Drives Our Success” as she collaborates with the team to accomplish goals and exceed expectations. Director of Operations, Greg Richards, says, “How do you scale a business? We turn to our own talented, tenacious, teachable, and tactful Operations Support Manager – Taylor. Our Scrum Master helps us level up by identifying, onboarding, training, and managing Operations Support Staff around the world.” We are proud to spotlight Taylor.
Here are some fun facts about Taylor:
How is Soren different than other companies you’ve worked for?
Soren is different based on their culture. The family vibes that you have working here are unmatched. Managers don’t feel like bosses. They feel like friends working together to achieve a goal.
Which Soren Core Value means the most to you and why?
Teamwork Drives Our Success – This core value means the most working in this industry of freight and transportation. Everyone collaborates to accomplish goals and exceed expectations. This is not a one-man operation and we all put forth the effort to make sure we are running smoothly.
Do you have any advice for new or potential Soren employees?
I would recommend you get close, meaning ask questions, learn as much as you can. Make suggestions, get involved and be hands on in your learning/training.
Tell us a little about your family
I am engaged to Iziauh and I am a mother of 2. I have 1 boy, Major, who is 6 and 1 daughter, Avani, who is 2. I am originally from Columbus, Ohio and moved here to Houston in 2018. I have 1 sibling, a big brother. We are 3 years apart and he is the main reason we moved to Houston. He embarked on the journey to move here back in 2014. Family is absolutely everything to me.
Where is your favorite place to be?
My favorite place to be is either home or on vacation with family.
What is your favorite move or TV show?
I love reality TV. I am watching Bridgerton right now. And I enjoy drama television series like Chicago Fire, 9-1-1 and Greys Anatomy.
If you had to eat one meal, every day for the rest of your life, what would it be?
I would eat soul food – dressing, mac & cheese, sweet potatoes, and collard greens. Anything soulful is all I need forever.
If you could met anyone living or deal, who would it be?
I would meet my ancestors. I would love to know what life was like for them, what they went through, what they desired and what they would have done differently.
If you were stuck on an island what three things would you bring?
I would bring a blanket, TV and a magical wand.
People would be surprised if they knew …
I don’t always like to be around people and socialize.