Council Member Wright was elected to the Watauga City Council in May 2011, and re-elected in May 2013 and May 2015.
He joined the US Army in 1987 where he served at various duty stations both overseas and the United States. After 12 years of service, he decided to leave the Army and go to work for Bell Helicopter where he is currently employed.
He and his wife decided to move to Watauga to raise their 2 children. Their children attended Watauga Elementary, Watauga Middle School and both graduated from Haltom High School.
He is a member of the American Legion Post #655. He is also a Past Master of Haltom City - Riverside Masonic Lodge # 1331, and a member of the Moslah Shrine of Ft. Worth.