About Us

Catherine Wright

Mrs. Wright is a Certified Defense Financial Manager (CDFM) and holds a MBA degree. Her expertise is in fiscal management, finance, strategic planning, budgeting and cash flow management and organizational structure and staffing. She received her undergraduate degree in the renowned School of Business at Alabama State University and received her MBA from Auburn University Montgomery and is continuing her studies towards her doctoral degree in Educational Leadership at Auburn University. As a career civil service professional with the United States Air Force she earned the distinction as a Superior Performance Manager in the Financial Management career field. Her experiences span across both the business and educational sectors to state and local government entities. Mrs. Wright has served as chair of the Board of Trustees for a major university and serves in many capacities throughout her local community. (Resume)

James Wright, Ed. D

Dr. Wright's expertise is in educational leadership, external program and personnel evaluation. He received his undergraduate education at Stillman College; a Master of Education at Alabama State University; Psychometrics Certification from Auburn University Montgomery and his doctoral degree in Educational Leadership and Special Education from The University of Alabama. As a career educator, Dr. Wright has served as Associate Dean of Education; Department Head; Head of the Division of Education; and Coordinator of the Department of Education Leadership and Management Program. He holds the distinction of being one of the principle developers of a statewide evaluation system which was implemented and spans more than 20 years as the primary tool for the evaluation of teachers, school leaders and superintendents. Additionally, he has developed an effective evaluation system for classified personnel. He is a highly sought after expert and his signature efforts can be witnessed both nationally and across the state. He also proudly serves his community in many capacities. (Resume)