Chavonne Taylor

Chavonne Taylor is a radio producer and trauma-informed care educator from South Central Los Angeles. She works with both private and public institutions to bring groups that are often forgotten or ignored to the forefront of political and social discussion. Her background is in community organizing and multimedia. Currently, she is the producer and co-host of MHD Off the Record, a podcast hosted by Los Angeles City Councilman Marqueece Harris-Dawson. She also produces the morning public affairs show, Front Page on KJLH 102.3 FM in Los Angeles. Chavonne is a trauma educator in addition to her work in the media. She leads workshops on the link between health and childhood trauma. She has taught medical doctors, teachers, social workers, and therapists how to understand childhood trauma and how to make space for trauma-informed care. Remaining in her community of South Central Los Angeles, Chavonne attended the University of Southern California and earned her bachelor’s degree in sociology. Her studies have influenced much of her work in both media and trauma-informed care by allowing her to broaden people’s perspectives to understand the social and economic systems that impact our individual and personal experiences.