Wright was hired to lead both Cross Country programs in July of 2018.
Wright, a 2012 graduate of Pittsfield High School, earned a degree in sports biology from Springfield College in 2016. While at Springfield, she served as captain for her final two seasons. She participated in both cross country and track and field, and was a decorated member of Springfield College's "the Pride," and was named Athlete of the Year in 2015 for her efforts there.
After college, Wright continued to excel as a runner. She frequently competes in full and half marathons, including this year's Boston Marathon.