Crystal Taylor is a seasoned human resources practitioner and adult educator. Her career has been devoted to leading corporate policies and initiatives. She has recently retired from the Nova Scotia Community College where she held the college's first senior management position responsible for the strategic integration of diversity and inclusion. Prior to this position, Crystal was employed with the Department of Public Works and Government Services Canada where she worked on the Sydney Tar Ponds and Coke Ovens Remediation Project (Canada's largest remediation project) as Senior Advisor, Employment Strategies. Crystal has also had the opportunity to work with both provincial and federal governments in various positions, such as Senior Human Resources Consultant, Diversity Management Consultant, Manager of Equity, Diversity and Inclusion and Manager of Human Resources Planning.