Meet Erica Charlotte Smith-Taylor, wife of professional boxer Jermaine Taylor. Erica is a former Louisiana Tech University basketball player, who was selected in the second round of the 2005 WNBA Draft by the Washington Mystics. While playing college basketball and trying to improve her stock for the WNBA, the 5 foot 10″, erica had to juggle motherhood with her daughter Nia. Erica started Louisiana Tech University’s three(3) NCAA tournament games while pregnant. Erica majored in English and enjoys analyzing poetry and writing. erica and Jermaine have three daughters:
Nia,Tyra,and Laila.Jermaine taylor has a son,Jermaine Jr., from a previous relationship.
The couple owns a 6,000 sq. home sitting on 40 acres in North Little Rock Arkansas.
In addition, the couple has condominiums in Miami’s South Beach and in Hot Springs. Jermaine has one designated as a “boys’ hangout” in west Little Rock.