Taylor T. Tracy
Taylor joined MIT’s Nuclear Reactor Lab in April 2013 as an Administrative Assistant, providing administrative support to the lab's operators and researchers. In July 2022 she became the NRL's first Outreach Coordinator. In this role she continues to coordinate tours of the facility, both in-person and virtual, produces educational videos for the lab's educational outreach efforts and internal training, engages with students at MIT and in the K-12 demographic to promote facts and research happening at the lab and about nuclear science in general, maintains the lab's website, and thinks of new ways to make science fun. She received her BA in Communication and Media Studies in 2015 with interests in social psychology and marketing.
Taylor held the VP of Marketing position for the MIT Energy Club from 2018 to 2020. She also served as the Marketing and Communications Director for the 2018 MIT Energy Conference and Marketing Co-Director for the 2019 MIT Energy Conference. She enjoys writing, learning, and encouraging the curiosity of others. In 2020 she was a recipient of the MIT Infinite Mile Award for her contributions to the NRL.