Staff

Tayler Hammersmith

Major Gifts Officer

Tayler Hammersmith is the major gifts officer at Philanthropy Roundtable. Prior to joining the Roundtable, Tayler was the director of strategic partnerships at the Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce, where she managed the relationships of the chamber’s top investors. 

Among many roles at the Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce, Tayler also managed the chamber’s small business program and worked on several special initiatives including a transportation-focused project with Google and a campaign to build a new airport terminal.  She specializes in relationship building and is passionate about working together to create positive change.

Originally from Owensboro, Kentucky, Tayler was raised in St. Louis, Missouri and graduated from The University of Kansas with a bachelor’s degree in sport management and a minor in business.