Taylor Simpson joined TV20 in March 2021. From Columbia, South Carolina, he graduated in May 2018 from Winthrop University with a degree in Mass Communications. At a young age Taylor was able to live in Guam, Germany and England and has traveled to other countries in Europe and Africa.
He is currently the Ocala/Marion County Bureau Reporter for WCJB TV20. Before joining the TV20 team, he started his career at our sister station in Charlotte, North Carolina, as a photojournalist for almost three years. While in Charlotte he covered many stories that made national news from the NBA All-Star game in 2019 to the UNC Charlotte school shooting.
Taylor was also part of an Emmy Award winning morning show that earned that award for their coverage of Hurricane Dorian on the Carolina coast.
In addition to reporting he enjoys watching and playing different sports. If you have a story idea in Ocala or Marion County, please contact Taylor by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.