Peter Taylor

President, Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation

Sheffield, MA

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Peter Taylor has served as president of Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation since 2016. From 2009 to 2015, he was vice president, program development and grantmaking Services at the Maine Community Foundation, a $400 million statewide community foundation he joined in 2002. While at Maine Community Foundation, Taylor directed a $4 million impact investing program providing loans from charitable funds that donors pooled together to support economic development. Previously, Peter was associate dean of students at Bates College in Lewiston, Maine. His board service includes chairing Maine Philanthropy Center and Maine Commission for Community Service. Peter and his wife Stephanie, a pediatric nurse practitioner, have two daughters and live in Great Barrington, MA.