Taivon joined the StraightUp Solar team in 2020 as an intern. His internship was the final piece of the Tech Fundamentals program he was completing with NPower Missouri. NPower Missouri offers tuition free technical training for young adults and veterans in the St. Louis metropolitan area. After his internship and completing the program, Taivon was hired on as a full time Warehouse Technician. In July 2021, Taivon moved to the field to help with new installations.
In his free time Taivon enjoys playing video games and board games.