|Title:||White Team Head Coach/Red Team Assistant Coach|
|Alma Mater:||WSSU, 1997|
Nishawnte Taylor joined the coaching staff of the Powerhouse of Red & White this fall after a great collegiate career. She joined the WSSU staff in the summer of 2018 and will bring both a wealth of knowledge and passion for WSSU cheer to the program. She will serve as the head coach of the WSSU White Team and as an assistant coach on the Red Team.
Prior to joining the WSSU staff, Taylor served as the head junior varsity cheer coach at nearby Parkland High School. She is currently a special education teacher at a local middle school.
Joining the staff will be a bit of a return for Taylor who spent four years as a member of the Powerhouse of Red & White and she also earned a spot as a member of the WSSU Royal Court.
She is a 2017 graduate of Winston-Salem State University where she earned a Bachelor’s degree.