Ralph Taylor is an independent consultant and an employee of Purdue Sports Properties, serving as the radio analyst for Purdue men’s basketball. He is currently Purdue University’s representative on the Big Ten Advisory Commission, and he serves on a variety of boards, including the Purdue University Health and Human Sciences Alumni Board, the Citizens Police Complaint Board, the American Indian Center of Indiana, the Felege Hiywot Center, the United Way of Central Indiana Committee on Diversity, the Asian American Alliance, and Indiana Partners of the Americas.
Taylor also serves as community advisor to the Assistance League of Indianapolis and is a current member and past president of the Downtown Rotary Club of Indianapolis. He is also a past president of the Indiana Basketball Hall of Fame Board of Directors. He is a graduate of Purdue University.