John Wright is a native Floridian who was born in Daytona Beach and raised on the Space Coast. He is a graduate of Titusville Astronaut High School and the University of Central Florida. At UCF, John served as a student senator representing the College of Education, was very active in the Lambia Chi Alpha fraternity and was member of the Cardinal Newman Club.
John has taught and coached middle and high school students in Orange and Hillsborough Counties and has assumed administrative responsibilities at successively higher levels with Orange County Public Schools. Currently, he serves as the Area Superintendent for the North Learning Center where he oversees Hungerford Elementary School, located in Historic Eatonville, along with approximately 30 other schools.