Angela Pittman Taylor

Letters and Sciences
Public Relations Manager at Baird

Angela is directly responsible for the overall success and ROI of Baird’s significant commitment to public relations capabilities across its global footprint. She also leads Baird's Chicago-area brand strategy and co-leads the firm’s Inclusion & Diversity marketing strategy. Angela is a member of the UW-Eau Claire Foundation Board of Directors; founding Chair of the UW-Eau Claire Alumni of Color Network Board of Directors; and Secretary of Sisters With Stock Investment Club (SWSIC), a women’s investment club focused on promoting financial literacy and independence in the Black community. Angela has received several awards recognizing her work and advocacy for others including a 2018 UW-Eau Claire Distinguished Alumni Award, a 2013 Milwaukee Times Black Excellence Award and Baird’s 2013 G. Frederick Kasten Supporting Cast Award for outstanding client service. She also was named a 2011 “Woman of Influence” in the “Behind the Scenes” category by The Business Journal Serving Greater Milwaukee. Angela graduated Magna Cum Laude with a B.A. in Communications-Journalism from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire and received her M.A. in Mass Communication from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, where she has served as an adjunct instructor.