Derrick Taylor was nominated by an anonymous member of the community.
A teacher should not only be a role model for their students, but inspire them to be greater than they already are. Coach Taylor does just that. He is someone who is driven and always motivated to do better for himself and others. He is caring, compassionate, patient, and understanding. Coach Taylor will always find the time to improve and help others to do the same. He is a devoted teacher who never stops teaching, even when he leaves the classroom. He has lessons for everyone he encounters, and he loves to impart knowledge. Coach Taylor has a love for his job and every student he encounters. He will forever be a teacher/coach at heart.