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Olga Wright's Biography

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Full Name:

Olga Morgan Wright

Gender:

Female

Family:

Divorced; 2 Children: Morgan Elizabeth Wright Pone, John Wesley Wright III

Birth Date:

06/08/1959

Birth Place:

Greensboro, NC

Home City:

Greensboro, NC

Religion:

United Methodist

Attended, Davidson County Community College

Attended, Greensboro College, 1994-1996

Attended, North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University, 1977-1979

Executive Committee Member

Candidate, North Carolina House of Representatives, District 58, 2012

Candidate, North Carolina House of Representatives, District 58, 2010

Candidate, North Carolina House of Representatives, District 58, 2008

Candidate, North Carolina State House of Representatives, District 58, 2006

Candidate, North Carolina State House of Representatives, District 58, 2004

Alternate Delegate, Republican National Convention, 2004

Member, Greensboro Beautiful, 2005-2007

Member, Guilford County Parks and Recreation, 2005-2007

Chair, Guilford County Minority Outreach, 2004-2006

Legal Assistant, Smith Moore, Limited Liability Partnership, 2005-present

Civil Affairs Battalion, Greensboro

Personal Injury Legal Clinic, Incorporated

Experience, Litigation Paralegal Administrator

Legal Administrator/Paralegal, Marcus D. Street, Attorney at Law, 1983-1990, 1994-2005

Freelance Paralegal, Self-Employed, 2004-2005

Certified Court Stenographer/Law Clerk, United States Army Reserve, 204th Judge Advocate General Detachment, Fort Bragg, 1979-1985

Member, Greater Greensboro Republican Women's Club, 2003-present

Member, Greater Guilford County Republican Women's Club, 2003-present

Chapter Leader, Association for Children for Enforcement of Support

Member, East Market Street Development Committee, present

Parent Association, Guildford Day School

School Coordinator, KIDS VOTING

Member, North Carolina Black Pages Today

Member, North Carolina Black Republicans

Member, North Carolina Farm Bureau

Member, North Carolina New Majority Republican Council

Parliamentarian/Board of Directors, Parent Teacher Association

Chair, Policy, Procedure, and Legislation/ Community Educated Organization, present

Member, Politicalblack.com

North Carolina Delegate, African American Leadership Summit, 2006

Father's Name:

Joseph "Oogie" LaFayette Morgan.

Father's Occupation:

Retired General Contractor.

Favorite Actor/Actress:

Cecily Tyson.

Favorite Color:

Orange.

Favorite Movie:

Amistad.

Favorite Quote:

"Actually, time itself is neutral, it can be used either destructively or constructively. More and More I feel that people of ill will have used time much more effectively than have the people of good will. We will have to repent in this generation not merely for the hateful words and actions of the bad people but for the appalling silence of the good people."
EXCERPT from Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Letter from a Birmingham Jail (1963)

First Job:

Admissions Office under Dr. William Gamble
North Carolina A&T State University.

Mother's Name:

Rubye Isley Morgan.

Reason for Seeking Public Office:

I stand as one who believes that we each owe it to the other to make a difference in our local communities and entire state. If we all band together for effective leadership then our neighborhoods and communities will become areas of prosperity and growth for generations to come.
If not now, when? If not me, then who? That is who I am and WHY I choose to run for office.

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