• Executive Director, Policy and Programs

Taylor Hansen is executive director of policy and programs at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation’s Center for Education and Workforce. Taylor works on the Chamber Foundation’s programs for higher education and workforce development. He works on the T3 Innovation Network, which is focused on enabling the digital transformation of the talent marketplace by promoting data interoperability and harmonizing across diverse stakeholders.   

Prior to joining the Chamber Foundation, Hansen worked for the Presidents Forum as a senior advisor where he led the Blockchain Innovation Challenge, in partnership with the American Council on Education and U.S. Department of Education. Additionally, he led the Forum’s policy efforts as well as their grant with the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. 

Hansen has over 15 years of policy and government relations experience as well as in project management and providing advisory services to investors. His previous experience includes working for the U.S. House Committee on Education and Workforce, Marwood Group, Center for Education Reform, Career Education Colleges and Universities, and the Institute for Global Futures. 

He lives in Sterling, Virginia with his wife and five children.