Dr. Donna Wright is Director of Schools, Wilson County Schools, TN. Under her guidance, academic performance has significantly improved; there is a concentrated emphasis on early literacy instruction; college and career readiness is a hallmark in middle and high schools. The Center for Digital Education and The National School Board Association have recognized Wilson County Schools for its innovative use of technology.
Dr. Wright holds a Doctorate in Leadership Studies from the University of Tennessee and has earned several awards, including the Women of Achievement Award and the UT Educators Hall of Honor Award. She authored several articles in educational publications, and continues to serve as an adjunct professor at various institutions of higher learning.