|NBA Experience||9th season|
|Born||November 14, 1975 (Miami, Fla.)|
|High School||North Miami Beach (Miami, Fla.)|
|College||Florida International University|
Dedric Taylor has officiated 451 regular-season games and three playoff games in eight seasons as an NBA staff official.
Taylor joined the full-time NBA staff after four seasons as a referee in the NBA G League. He officiated in numerous collegiate conferences, including the SEC, Conference USA, Sun Belt, Southern, Mid-Eastern Athletic and Atlantic Sun.
Previously, Taylor worked as an Athletic Specialist for the City of North Miami Beach Parks & Recreation Department. He was also a UPS driver for 13 years.
Taylor enjoys fishing and playing golf.
|Favorite TV Show||Good Times|
|Favorite Musician||Michael Jackson|
|Favorite Book||Tears We Cannot Stop|
|Favorite App||Candy Crush|
|Would Most Like To Visit||Africa|
|Bucket List||Sky Diving|
|Hidden Talent||Play the trumpet and juggling|