By Taylor Cripe

Reporter, Austin Metro

Taylor Joined Community Impact Newspaper as a reporter in July 2022 after graduating from Utah State University in Northern Utah. She covers local government, education, real estate development, transportation and business for the Austin Metro Market. Prior to joining CI, Taylor served as the news director for her school paper, the Utah Statesman, where she reported on community issues for almost three years. When she is not writing, she is an avid outdoor enthusiast who enjoys kayaking, camping and hiking.