CARIN TAYLOR is currently the Chief Diversity Officer for Workday. She is a highly successful and valued thought partner with an extensive background in Inclusion and Diversity, Strategy creation and execution, and Leadership. Her background includes executive coaching, building and leading highly effective teams, and increasing employee engagement. She has proven abilities to create successful strategies to more effectively recruit, develop and retain diverse workforces, and has enabled large organizations to leverage diversity and inclusion to drive innovation.
Prior to Workday, Carin spent a combined 23 years at Genentech and Cisco Systems where she held various roles in Inclusion and Diversity, Human Resources, Finance, and Customer Service where she was responsible for numerous strategic initiatives.
Carin is an avid traveler having traveled to over 20 countries, spent 5 years living in Sydney, Australia, and currently lives in San Jose, CA.