Colleen Taylor lives in San Francisco, where she has been covering technology companies and the people behind them since 2006.

Most recently, she worked at Y Combinator as its Editorial Director. Previously, she was a reporter at TechCrunch, where she wrote articles and worked on video series including Cribs and Inside Jobs.

Before that, she worked as a reporter for GigaOM, the Financial Times' Mergermarket newswire, and the semiconductor industry newsletter Electronic News.

Colleen has a B.A. from Columbia University's Columbia College in New York City.