Your life story may one day become someone else's life inspiration. - Taos Wynn
Take the risk of stepping out and jumping into your life calling. - Taos Wynn
Taking time to reflect allows the thoughts and events of the day time to catch up with us.
People are anxious to improve their circumstances, but unwilling sometimes to improve themselves. - James Allen
Wynn was born in 1985 in Statesboro, Georgia, the son of Raymond Wynn, an Army Veteran, and Elaine Wynn, an Educator. Raised in a military family, Wynn spent his early childhood years traveling - Fort Sherman, Panama (Central America) 1985-1987, Fort Bragg, North Carolina (1987-1993), Fort Riley, Kansas (1993-1996), and Fort Campbell, Kentucky (1996-1998). Wynn then moved to Smyrna, Georgia in 1998 where he would later attend Campbell High School for two years in the International Baccalaureate program, and then transition to Pace Academy where he finished high school (2004). Afterwards, Taos moved to Atlanta and would go on to earn a degree in Economics with a concentration in Finance from Emory University (2009). After taking one year off from school to pursue aspirations in the music industry, he then spent a number of years working in the nonprofit sector for leading organizations. As a Senior Executive and Director of Marketing, Taos exercised fiscal responsibility for large cap budgets while assisting top level decisions. Having founded a nonprofit organization in Georgia (Perfect Love Foundation), Taos has committed countless hours serving as an agent of change while empowering others to succeed.
Writing Career and Political Advocacy
The Battle of Business - Conquering Workplace Adversity was written by Wynn in 2017.
In May 2015, Wynn organized efforts in the city of Atlanta, promoting unity and the relabeling of Atlanta once again as a "City Still too Busy to Hate," playing off of the original efforts of former city Mayor Maynard Jackson and Ivan Allen in the 1960's. Wynn also began working as a Legislative Aid to Georgia's longstanding Senator Donzella James, providing assistance in areas of Economic Development, Homelessness, Sex Trafficking and more.
In 2017, Wynn offered himself to serve as political candidate in a special election to replace former District 6 Incumbent Hunter Hill, who resigned to run for the office of Governor. Carrying a message of "Building Georgia Together," Wynn embraces the notion of "ensuring that Georgia's future includes everyone."
Awards and Recognition
In 2016, Wynn received the Barack Obama Presidential Lifetime Achievement Award for his commitment to building a stronger nation through volunteer service.
Wynn was also named the 2017 Millennial of the Year and received the highest honor given by the state of Georgia, being the recipient of the Georgia Outstanding Citizen Award.
His mission is to continue life as a servant leader bettering communities, protecting human rights, and being a voice for the people.
Wynn has one brother with whom he was raised, Terrance Wynn. They enjoyed a lifestyle of exposure to sports, music and the arts, despite frequent relocations due their father's military career.
In a 2017 interview, Wynn highlighted his sentiments on being a father stating, "No accolade or title could ever compare to the one she has blessed me with. The title of 'Dad' is the greatest honor I've ever received." Wynn is the father of Myla Wynn.
He is also an active supporter of Atlanta's professional sports. Wynn enjoys attending sporting events regularly as well as maintaining an active lifestyle of exercise and recreational basketball.
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A Georgia native, Taos Wynn has resided in the 6th District for more than a decade. Growing up in a military family, he spent his early childhood years traveling. Taos is the proud son and brother of military veterans. After attending Smyrna's Campbell High School for two years in the International Baccalaureate program, Taos then transitioned to Pace Academy where he finished high school. Afterwards, Taos would go on to earn a degree in Economics with a concentration in Finance from Emory University. He has spent a number of years working in the nonprofit sector for leading organizations. As a Senior Executive and Director of Marketing, Taos exercised fiscal responsibility for large cap budgets while assisting top level decisions. He is an active member of the church and civic outreach. Having founded a nonprofit organization in Georgia (Perfect Love Foundation), Taos has committed countless hours to serving communities domestically and abroad. He has received various honors including the Barack Obama Presidential Lifetime Achievement Award and was also recognized as the 2017 Millennial of the Year. His mission is to continue life as a servant leader bettering communities, protecting human rights, and being a voice for the people.
What an honor it was today to be awarded the Barack Obama Presidential Lifetime Achievement Award for bettering communities through service. This award is both humbling and inspiring to continue the path and pursuit of truly making a difference.
Taos Wynn is an American humanitarian, entrepreneur, and advocate for social progress recognized for his commitment to building stronger communities domestically and abroad. He is the founder of the Perfect Love Foundation, a non-profit organization dedicated to creating hopeful futures and provoking people to love. He is an advocate for equal rights and the promotion of unity; bringing people together for meaningful dialogue and the betterment of communities.
Recognition and Awards:
Phoenix Award presented by the Office of Keisha Lance Bottoms, Mayor of Atlanta
This award has been presented to Taos Wynn by the office of Atlanta Mayor, Keisha Bottom, on behalf of the people of Atlanta, recognizing Taos for exceptional leadership, advocacy, and philanthropic contributions to the city of Atlanta.
Georgia State University’s 2018 Carl V. Patton President’s Award for Community Service and Social Justice – Outstanding Community Impact Award Recipient
The Georgia State University President’s Award for Community Service and Social Justice recognizes individuals who are making significant contributions to the greater Atlanta community through their outstanding commitment to service. Recipients of these prestigious awards have demonstrated the University’s philosophy and commitment to developing positive connections with the community to gain a better understanding of civic responsibility.
Daily Point of Light Award
Awarded for outstanding service with Perfect Love Foundation. The Daily Point of Light Award celebrates the power of the individual to spark change and improve the world. This recognition was established by President George H.W. Bush during his presidency, the Daily Point of Light Award recognizes extraordinary volunteers who are donating their time and talent to better their communities.
Presidential Lifetime Achievement Award for Volunteer Service (2-Times)
Presented by the Office of the United States President and Corporation for National and Community Service. This honor is awarded for a commitment to building a stronger nation through volunteer service. (2016, 2018)
- Leadership Pace – 2018
- 2018 Georgia Senate Commending Resolution (for commitment to furthering unity and love throughout the state)
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