Loyola University Chicago

Institute of Pastoral Studies

Faculty & Staff

Jalen Taylor

Title/s:  Graduate Contextual Education Research Assistant

Office #:  WTC-LT #630



Jalen Taylor is a Colorado native who relocated to Chicago to pursue dual degrees in Pastoral Counseling and Divinity here at Loyola University. She has worked for the National Black Child Development Institute Denver Affiliate as Chief Officer. She specializes in nonprofit management with an emphasis on diversity, inclusion, equity, and justice. Working directly with community through programing, policy, and advocacy. She is passionate about serving the wholistic needs of her community through the belief that we have within us all the necessary tools to succeed in this life.