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Construction Career Collaborative
Angela Robbins Taylor graduated from The University of Northern Colorado with a bachelor’s degree in Speech Communication & Secondary Education also earning her professional teacher’s license. After graduation Angela taught in multiple districts in the Denver area and covered both core and elective courses. She taught career and technical education in culinary arts and held an additional adult education certificate. In 2000, Angela joined Hewlett Packard Company as a technical instructor. While at HP, Angela returned to school and earned her master’s degree in Human Resource Management. Over her 13-year tenure with HP, Angela grew in responsibility managing global teams, call centers, and product support. Her focus was always on building the right competency for her team to deliver the best service with the highest quality customer and technical support. She and her teams were honored by ATD (Association for Talent Development) and STC (Society for Technical Communication) for innovative and outstanding learning programs. From 2014-2017, Angela moved industries and joined the offshore drilling world. She developed programs that met the unique requirements of skilled employees based on floating rigs throughout the world. Her creative and practical approach to learning programs and talent development allowed Noble Drilling and Ensco to launch relevant programs that advanced the quality, productivity, and employee engagement of the offshore skilled workforce.
Currently, Angela serves as the Executive Director at Construction Career Collaborative (C3). Supporting the mission of C3 to strengthen the safe, skilled, and sustainable craft workforce pipeline, she ensures that companies are provided with services and programs to successfully manage talent and provide career paths for their craft professionals. Her role includes working with a variety of businesses, community leaders and educational programs to build the best talent pipeline possible for Houston's commercial construction.
Angela currently resides in Alvin, TX with her husband Linc Taylor. Their blended family includes two daughters, two sons, and a couple of fur babies.