Taliaferro Robinson-Heyward is a native of Columbia, SC. He is a 2012 graduate of W. J. Keenan High School and is currently enrolled at Winthrop University. At Keenan he played Basketball, marched on the band and was a member of Student Government. After completing his undergraduate degree he will enroll in Piedmont Technical College to finish his licenses in Funeral Service and Embalming. He is a member of Brookland Baptist Church, Northeast and takes pride in helping others in the community.