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Joseph Malcolm Wright, American university dean. Bar: Florida 1977, (United States Court Appeals) 1978, (United States Tax Court) 1982.


Wright, Joseph Malcolm was born on September 27, 1944 in Toomsboro, Georgia, United States. Son of Ed and May O. (Dixon) Wright.


Bachelor of Science, Eastern Michigan University, 1969. Juris Doctor, Wayne State University, 1974. Diploma in Educational Management, Harvard University, 1983.


Data processing clerk General Motors Corporation, Flint, Michigan, 1965—1967, member finance staff Ypsilanti, 1967—1969. Pr. payroll and budgets University Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1969—1971, administrative manager Dearborn, 1971—1973, dean student affairs, since 1973. With United States Air Force Reserve, 1966-1969.


  • Bar: Florida 1977, (United States Court Appeals) 1978, (United States Tax Court) 1982.


  • Other Work

    • Author: The United States Department of Housing and Urban Development Program for Urban Renewal, 1972. Contributor articles to professional journals.


Chairman Western Wayne-Oakland County Community Housing Resource Board, since 1978, Association Legal Education, Detroit, since 1977. Member Oak Park Urban Renewal Council, Flint, 1969—1975. Board directors Inner City Business Improvement Forum, Detroit, since 1984.

Member of American Bar Association (chairman family law taxation committee 1978), Washtenaw County Black Contractors Association (board directors), National Association Student Personnel Administrators, Wolverine Bar Association, Florida Bar Association.


Married Sheilah Broome, August 10, 1967. Children: Joseph Oliver, Tiffany Michele, Jennifer Nicole.

Ed Wright

May O. (Dixon) Wright

Sheilah Broome

Joseph Oliver Wright

Tiffany Michele Wright

Jennifer Nicole Wright