Taylor Abbate’s passion for the hospitality industry began at a young age when she started her first job waitressing at an Italian restaurant in Chicago. This experience led Taylor to pursue a degree in hospitality management from the University of Missouri. After graduating in 2016, she moved to Kansas City where she started her career working for a national association in which she planned large scale conferences and events across the United States and Canada.
In her current role, Taylor continues to live out her passion by building positive relationships with her clients and team members while producing flawless programs. She is driven by her passion for relationship building and finding ways to create a seamless attendee experience.
Outside of work, Taylor enjoys going to industry events, traveling, dining out with friends, staying active, and spending time with family.