Ms. Schenker is Urban3’s newest analyst. Prior to joining Urban3, Taylor worked as a Landscape and Urban Designer working on resiliency issues in Charleston, SC. She was also a professor of the Urban Foundations course in the Master of Resilient Urban Design program. When she’s not teaching, she works as an urban and landscape designer at Surculus. Past projects include Dutch Dialogues, the City of Charleston Land Use and Water Impact Assessment, and the Church Creek Flood Storage and Resiliency Project.

Taylor grew up on the coast of Maine, where she found her passion for environmentally friendly and equitable design. She found her way to South Carolina to attend Clemson University where she earned a Bachelor of Science in Economics and a minor in Architecture. During this time she worked and studied in the Trés Brazos Valley, Panama; Washington, D.C.; and Genoa, Italy. Taylor is an alumnus of the Inaugural Class of the Master of Resilient Urban Design program.