Kristi Taylor started with the Supreme Court in 2006 as the Supreme Court Staff Attorney for Children, Youth and Families and was instrumental in laying the groundwork for the Children's Commission, which was established in 2007. She currently focuses her efforts on the well-being of children in foster care by staffing issues such as mental health, psychotropic medication, disproportionality and disparities for children of color, state/tribal collaboration, and LGBT Youth.