Jennifer Taylor is VP, Industry Affairs at the Consumer Technology Association® (CTA) the trade association representing over 2,200 consumer technology companies and which owns and produces CES®.
Jennifer leads CTA’s ‘Future of Work’ and ‘Diversity and Inclusion’ initiatives that demonstrate the tech industry’s commitment to closing the nation’s skills gap, growing the number of high-skilled jobs, and investing in creating a fully-equipped, diverse, and inclusive 21st century workforce.
Jennifer leads CTA’s 21st Century Workforce council with over 70 tech companies and the CTA Diversity and Inclusion Working Group. She also leads the CTA Apprenticeship Coalition, in partnership with IBM, helping tech companies build and scale registered apprenticeship programs as a talent solution.
Prior to CTA, Jennifer worked at AARP as VP of business development; at Caring Village® as EVP of Sales and Marketing, and at the American Red Cross as Director of Sales and Marketing.
Jennifer is a graduate of the University of Michigan and holds an MBA in marketing and management from George Mason University.