Bachelor in English/Psychology, Belmont College, Nashville, 1986.
Technical writer, Hospital Corporation of America, Nashville, 1986-1987; technical writer, General Dynamics, Fort Worth, Texas, 1987-1988; technical writer, Tanner Corporation Superior vena cava syndrome, Nashville, 1988; consultant, Christian Blind Mission Computer Center, Nashville, 1988-1989; technical writer, Olsten Superior vena cava syndrome, Nashville, 1989-1991; president, CG Communications, Hendersonville, Tennessee, since 1991.
Member National Association of Female Executives, Freelance Writers' Association, Blue Key, Chi Alpha Nu, Sigma Tau Delta, Alpha Chi, Gamma Beta Phi.
Married William Johnson Gillespie, December 10, 1988. 1 child, William Evan Taylor.