|Position:||Assistant Director for Media Relations|
|Hometown:||Walnut Ridge, Ark.|
|High School:||Hoxie High School|
Mark Taylor is entering his second season as an Assistant Director of Media Relations. He is the primary contact for men's basketball, men's and women's track and field and men's and women's cross country.
Taylor assists the SID staff with game-day operations for the other sports teams and helps with daily updates of the Red Wolves' athletics web site. He is involved with publishing of various game-day programs and layout and design for media guides.
A 2009 gradaute of Arkansas State, Taylor returned to Jonesboro following six years at the University of Memphis. In his time at Memphis, Taylor was a secondary contact for football and primary contact for baseball, women's soccer, track and field/cross country and softball while assisting with men's and women's basketball.
Taylor is a member of CoSIDA and the National Collegiate Baseball Writers of America (NCBWA) holding a vote on the top-25 weekly poll.
The Walnut Ridge, Ark., native graduated from Hoxie High School in 2005 and earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Sports Management from Arkansas State in 2009. He is married to the former Leah Lewert of Visalia, Calif., a 2011 graduate of Arkansas State.