Wright is a weekend anchor and multimedia journalist at WALB, joining the news team in June of 2014.
He comes to WALB as a May 2014 graduate from the University of Georgia. Wright graduated from the Grady College with a Bachelor of Arts in Digital and Broadcast Journalism.
While at Georgia, he was a reporter and anchor for Grady's Newsource 15 which aired Monday-Thursday at 5 p.m. to an audience in north Georgia. Wright also interned at the Fox News Atlanta bureau where he got great hands on experience with the producers and correspondents.
In addition, Wright was a two-year letterman for the Georgia Bulldogs football team as a longsnapper. He was named to the Athletic Director's Honor Roll three times and was an SEC Academic Honor Roll member in 2013.
Wright was born in Birmingham, Alabama but moved to Gwinnett, Georgia, at age one. He attended Buford High School in Buford, Georgia.
In his free time he loves to play golf, spend time outside, and get to know new people. Wright comes from a big family with three sisters, two brothers, a brother-in-law, and one niece.
Wright loves sharing the news, so if you have any ideas for him, send him a message.