Kimberly Wright

Sr. Program Manager, Next Education Workforce
Arizona State University

As a Senior Program Manager with the Next Education Workforce, Dr. Kimberly Wright works to help build models of school-based educator teams in collaboration with stakeholders in Arizona and California. Kimberly has a background in public education that spans over 23 years. She began her career as a middle and high school English Language Arts (ELA) teacher in Title I public schools in New Jersey. After 8 years in the classroom, she became Dean of Students at a charter school in Harlem and then as a Vice Principal in a Title I school in northern New Jersey. Kimberly moved to Arizona and served as Assistant Principal in a Title I elementary school in Phoenix and helped lead the district’s pursuit of Equity, Diversity and Inclusion efforts in the district. Kimberly has a B.A. in English and Secondary Education, an ME.d. in Educational Leadership and she earned a doctorate from Seton Hall University.

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