Taylor's dad, is the ex-husband of Veronica Townsend and the dad of Taylor Townsend. The only mention of him is in The Shape of Things to Come, but, we don't know nothing about him, not even his name, as that has never been revealed, we only know that he lives in San Diego with his new family, and is in Newport once a quarter to check on his car dealership", and tell him that she hasn't spent more than 20 minutes with him since second grade.