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food and beverage industry executive

Edward Reginald Taylor, food and beverage industry executive. Named Houston Young Black Achiever, Human Enrichment of Life Program, Inc., 1992.

Background

Taylor, Edward Reginald was born on June 14, 1955 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Edward John and Lanell (Green) Taylor.

Education

AS in Science, Thornton Community College, 1978. Bachelor in Environmental Science, Governor's State University, 1980. Master of Science in Environmental Science, McNeese State University, 1988.

Career

Laboratory technician, Vista Chemical Company (formerly Conoco Chemicals Company), Hammond, Indiana, 1976-1980;laboratory supervisor, Vista Chemical Company (formerly Conoco Chemicals Company), Hammond, Indiana, 1980-1984;safety inspector, Vista Chemical Company (formerly Conoco Chemicals Company), Westlake, Louisiana, 1984-1985;environmental coordinator, Vista Chemical Company (formerly Conoco Chemicals Company), Westlake, Louisiana, 1985-1988;senior environmental coordinator, Vista Chemical Company (formerly Conoco Chemicals Company), Westlake, Louisiana, 1988-1989;senior environmental specialist, Vista Chemical Company (formerly Conoco Chemicals Company), Houston, 1989-1990;senior environmental engineer division headquarters office, Minute Maid Company division Coca-Cola Company, Houston, 1990-1991;manager environmental affairs, Coca-Cola Foods division Coca-Cola Company, Houston, 1991-1994;director environmental affairs, Coca-Cola Foods division Coca-Cola Company, Houston, since 1994. Member environmental and energy in the food industry conference committee Engineering Foundation.

Membership

Volunteer, instructor American Red Cross, 1982-1989, board directors Calcasieu-Cameron chapter 1986-1989. Campaign manager Calcasieu Parish Policy Jury election, 1987. Minute Maid Mentor to local area schools.

Mentor INROADS program. Member National Association Environmental Professionals (registered environmental professional), Water Environmental Federation, Air and Waste Management Association, National Society Black Engineers, National Environmental Training Association, Knights of Peter Claver (council recording secretary 1987-1990, Merit award 1988), St. Monica's Young Adult Club, Alpha Phi Alpha.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: touch football, reading, hiking, church activities.

Connections

Married Janice Marie Scott, August 29, 1992. 1 child, Desmond.

father:
Edward John Taylor

mother:
Lanell (Green) Taylor

spouse:
Janice Marie Scott

child:
Desmond Taylor