Victor Taylor
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Candidate for
CFO
2014

Who is Victor Taylor?

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OCCUPATION:

  • Investment Advisor since 1982
  • First Vice President at major Wall Street Investment firm

FAMILY:

  • Wanda Faye (nee, Owens): spouse
  • 2 Children; 1 granddaughter

EDUCATION:

  • Coe College, Cedar Rapids, Iowa
    BA Business Administration & Economics 1980
  • Northwestern University – J.L. Kellogg Grad School of Management, Evanston, IL
    MBA Finance & Managerial Economics 1982

Selected Honors:

  • CFP certificant 2007
  • Honorary Doctorate of Laws (Texas College of Tyler, Texas – 2000)
  • School named – Dr. Victor Taylor Int’l Day Care & Primary School of Minya, Nigeria – 2002
  • Beaumont H.S. Wall of Fame Member; Daniel Coe Fellow & President’s Associate; Inducted Young Adult Hall of Fame CME Church 2003
  • 2004 Layman of the Year – Milwaukee District – SE MO IL WI Ann Conf

CHURCH RESPONSIBILITIES

  • LOCAL – New Hope CME, Evanston, IL; Bible Study student; Recording Stewart; Lay Leader
  • GENERAL CHURCH – Member General Connectional Board 1994-98; Alternate Delegate 1986 General Conference; Regular Delegate 1990, 1994, & 1998 General Conferences; Secretary 1994/1998 General Conference Finance Committee; Delegate to World Council of Churches 1991 (Canberra, Australia) & 1998 (Harare, Zimbabwe)
  • GENERAL SECRETARY OF LAY MINISTRY – CME CHURCH 1998 – 2010
  • Authored 1st new Lay Manual in 24 years and sold more than 6,000 copies; built a $100,000+ endowment Graham/Webb Scholarship Fund for Males; development of the official CME web site; developed CME TV & CME TV Network (even today provides A/V services for connectional CME Church conventions; Coordinated Stewards, Stewardess, and Ushers; Stewardess & Ushers developed training handbooks now in circulation; coordinated mission trips to Africa and worked on spiritual & economic empowerment issues there.

GENERAL SECRETARY OF FINANCE & CFO
FOR THE CHRISTIAN METHODIST EPISCOPAL CHURCH