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Chris Taylor, Member

Chris TaylorMr. Chris Taylor grew up in the Midwest and moved to California with his wife, Ila Taylor, in 2002.  In 2012, they moved to South Ontario with their two boys.  

Mr. Taylor earned his Bachelor's degree in Christian Education from Manhattan Christian College in 2000 and received his Masters in Ministry Leadership from Hope International University in 2009.

Mr. Taylor was a youth pastor for 15 years and has coached youth sports for many years.  He served on Creek View Elementary School Site Council for three years prior to his service on the Board.

In the past, Mr. Taylor served on Ontario's Business Retention Committee.  In 2013, He partnered with area churches to start LaunchPoint Community Church and continues to serve families throughout our community in his role as Lead Pastor.

Mr. Taylor and his wife now have three children within the district who have benefited from our schools.  Each child has thrived in their own way; one loves and excels at school, another has overcome learning disabilities to flourish and their foster daughter has received the support needed through a turbulent time.  All of this fuels Mr. Taylor's passion to see that every child has every opportunity to thrive.

Chris Taylor believes in an intentional and responsible budget with a strong vision and will allow the district to:

  • Create safer campuses
  • Respond to the concerns and ideas of families within our community
  • Establish a healthy relationship-based culture that leads to better learning environments
  • Employ the best teachers and administration to ensure high quality learning
  • Provide the technology necessary for kids to successfully prepare for the future

Mr. Taylor is committed to team-oriented leadership that focuses on practical solutions so that every child can thrive.

Chris Taylor was appointed by the Board of Trustees on September 5, 2019.  Term ends November 2020.