Kristin Taylor (she/her) is the Director of Programs & Operations at Youth Enrichment Services (YES). Kristin has over 20 years of experience working with children and families who have experienced homelessness, youth involved in the juvenile dependency system, and affordable housing communities. Prior to this role, Kristin spent 6 years in California developing and implementing programs with a large nonprofit affordable housing developer. Kristin has an extensive background in social work and youth development and has held numerous leadership positions within transitional and permanent housing programs, community-based organizations, and out-of-school time programs. In addition to her professional experience with program development and management, Kristin is also an active volunteer with organizations serving youth and young adults in foster care. A graduate from Stonehill College with a degree in Sociology, Kristin has also obtained specialized certifications in Psychological and Mental Health First Aid, supporting LGBTQ+ youth in systems of care, and best practices in trauma-informed care approaches.