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conductor , Music educator

Carlton Jeffery Wright, music educator, conductor. Achievements include Marching and Jazz band arrangements. Recipient Teacher Year, Fairfield High School, Fairfield Board Education, 1996, 1998. Member of National Education Association (life), Jefferson County Education Association (life), Alabama Music Educators Association (life), Music Educators National Conference (life), Alabama Education Association (life).

Background

Wright, Carlton Jeffery was born on March 28, 1962 in Montgomery, Alabama, United States. Son of James Arthur and Adeline Wright.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Alabama Agricultural and Mechanical University, 1986. Master of Arts, Hampton University, Virginia, 1993.

Career

Director of bands Fairfield High School, Alabama, 1987—1991, Fairfield High Preparatory School, 1993—2001, George Washington Carver High School Band, Montgomery, 2001—2003. Assistant director of bands Minor High School, Adamsville, since 2003. Instructor Lawson State Community College, Brimingham, since 2005.

Director bands Minor High School, Adamsville, since 2005. Captain United States Army Reserve, 1987-1991, Hoover, Alabama.

Achievements

  • Achievements include Marching and Jazz band arrangements.

Religion

Baptists can be referred to as the ‘people of the Book’, because the Bible gives time proven principles of living for every area of life, including marriage, child rearing, family, relationships, finances, and spiritual living.

Politics

Christians should seek to apply their spiritual and moral values to the political process rather than politicize the church.

Views

The strength of a society’s marriages is the greatest cause and indicator of societal health.

Membership

Member of National Education Association (life), Jefferson County Education Association (life), Alabama Music Educators Association (life), Music Educators National Conference (life), Alabama Education Association (life).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Music, travel, exercise, gardening.

Connections

Married Jocelyn Payton, April 11, 1963. Children: Walter Joseph Payton, Carmen Catrice, Jaylen Janae.

father:
James Arthur

mother:
Adeline Wright

spouse:
Jocelyn Payton

child:
Walter Joseph Payton Wright

child:
Carmen Catrice Wright

child:
Jaylen Janae Wright