Name: Eliza Boyd
Occupation: Paraprofessional (Special Education Inclusion Aide)
How many years: 19 years
How are you involved in the community?
I am employed by Taylor High School in TISD.
What impact does your work have on people in the community?
I serve the Special Education students at THS on and off campus.
How long have you been in the Taylor community?
52 years. I left for college for a few years but came back to give back.
What advice do you have for the younger generation?
In order to succeed, you will have failures; that’s how we learn. But when those failures happen, get back up and don’t let them define you!
What is your life philosophy?
Live life to the fullest, cherish your loved ones, be positive, take advantage of opportunities to grow, to not be afraid to step out of your comfort zone, and most importantly, have some fun because through personal loss, I know life is short!