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Who Is Malia Taggart? Meet Drew Taggart Sister! Age, Job

Malia Taggart is an educator who’s been in the profession for over a decade. But, to the world, she’s The Chainsmokers’ Drew Taggart’s lovely sister.

So, this article explores Malia’s life in her own light.

Meet Malia Taggart, Drew Taggart Sister

Malia Taggart is Drew Taggart’s younger and only sister. They were both to their parents, Laura Girr and Mark Taggart in Freeport, ME.

Her mother, Laura is the daughter of the late Leo A. Girr, who passed away at the age of 73 on 10 July 2008, after a brief and sudden illness. Originally from Newport, Rhode Island, Leo moved to Maine in 1965 and lived there for the rest of his life. Laura and there of her siblings (Catherine Girr Jennifer Leyne and Jeffrey Girr) were born there to their late mother Margaret ‘Peggy’ Girr.

During her lifetime, Laura Girr built a career as a technology integrator and world language teacher. On Twitter, her job was described as her trying to help people use technology better. She was especially interested in the possibilities of personalized learning and seeking to support app developers and users as products are created for this market.

Her last job before she retired was as a “Technology Integration Specialist” at Maine Schools. Before that, from January 2000 through June 2014, she was a technology coordinator and integrator at Freeport High School. And even prior to that, she taught all levels of Spanish and German in several schools.

As for her education, Laura has a BA in Modern Languages from the University of Maine. She also has a MA in Technology in Education from Lesley University.

Now, talking about Malia’s father, Mark Taggart is a certified Orthotist who was working as the operations manager at Maine Orthotics and Prosthetics since November 2012. Also, he was an orthotist at Freeport Orthotics which he founded in 2005.

Laura and Mark were both 62 years old in 2023.

The last we saw Drew, he was coupled up with the single Selena Gomez and the duo wasn’t even trying to hide their romance. As per an insider, the “Lose You To Love Me” singer was “so affectionate” with Malia, and “Selena can hardly keep her hands off him.”

Prior to this, Malia’s brother was dating Steve Jobs’ youngest daughter, Eve Jobs.

Malia Taggart Age

Malia Taggart was 30 years of age in 2023.

She is 3 years younger than her brother Malia.

What Is Malia Taggart Relationship Status?

Malia Taggart married her husband Nathan Peck in August 2021. Dressed in white, Malia looked radiant and perfect as she held the green bouquet on the big day. On the other hand, Nathan owned his black suit.

Her husband, Nathan turned 33 in 2023. This Aberdeen, Washington native is an Emergency Medicine Physician working at Providence Regional Medical Center for over 2 ½ years. Prior to that, he was a research assistant at Gonzaga University where he also got his BS degree in Biology. Also, he has an MD from the Georgetown University School of Medicine.

Find Nathan on FB @nathanmorganpeck and IG @nathanmorganpeck.

Besides Nathan, Malia is also close to his mother Christine Peck, and his siblings Aaron and Adam Peck.

Her mother-in-law, Christine studied Library science at the University of Washington, and later went on to become a Library Manager at Timberland Regional Library.

As for her bothers-in-law, Aaron lives in Stanford, California with his wife Haemi Chang (an IDEO employee) whereas Adam resided in Aberdeen, Washington working as a CAD Operator (Computer-Aided Design Operator) at Terracon. Also, he is a former CAD Technician of Earthwork Services, Inc.

Malia Taggart Job

Malia Taggart is an educator with extensive experience teaching at a variety of traditional public, charter, and independent schools in New York City and Washington, D.C.  She enjoys teaching Humanities due to its natural intersections with issues relating to social justice, such as inequality, feminism, prejudice, privilege, power, and community. 

In 2023, Malia was working as a history teacher at Basis: DC Public Charter School for over 7 ½ years already. Also, she was tutoring individual students primarily in writing at Bates College Education Department for over 8 years and was working as a Student Nutrition Coordinator at Bates College Dining Services for over 11 years, then.

Furthermore, she was the Trip Leader of Apogee Adventures. There, she led touring and hiking trips for students ages 14-17 in the Northeast, Pacific Northwest, and Europe for over 11 years.

Malia also joined Close Up Foundation as a  Program Instructor in Dec 2014.

Before all these, Malia started her career as a visual art teacher at Safe Passage. Thereafter she went on to be a farm intern at Spannocchia Foundation and a volunteer Teacher’s Assistant at Lewiston High School before she filly landed a permanent job.

Is Malia Taggart On Instargam?

Yes, as of Jan 2023, find Malia on Instagram @maliataggartpeck with 502 followers and @maliathemaker with 247 followers.

Also, here’s her Facebook @malia.taggart.

Related FAQs

  • When Is Malia Taggart Birthday?

Malia receives her birthday wishes in April. This makes her either of Aries or Taurus zodiac.

  • Where Does Malia Taggart Reside?

In 2023, Malia resided in Washington D.C. Metro Area.

Previously, she lived in Brooklyn, New York (from June 2017 onwards).

  • Where Did Malia Taggart Recieve Her Education?

Malia graduated from Oberlin College in 2011, and three years later, she graduated from Bates College with her Bachelor of Arts degree.

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