Taylor Elizabeth Eldridge is data editor at Type Investigations. She oversees data strategies, research and analysis for a team of editors and investigative reporters. Previously she was a 2018-19 Ida B. Wells Fellow with Type Investigations reporting on prison healthcare. Prior to joining Type Investigations, Taylor was a fellow with The Marshall Project. There she reported on various aspects of criminal justice, including an investigation reported in partnership with WNYC, into the use of solitary confinement of teenagers in jails in upstate New York which was selected as a winner of the 2019 Alfred I DuPont-Columbia University and a regional Edward R Murrow Award. Her work has appeared in the Washington Post, Newyorker.com, Vox.com and more. She holds a master’s degree from Columbia Journalism School and a bachelor’s degree in psychology from Yale University.