1st Term: 2015-2019
Teresa Wright is originally from Wadsworth, Ohio. She and her husband moved to the Fountain Valley area in 1998, and their oldest son began attending Jordahl Elementary. She officially moved to Fountain in 2001. Her five boys have given her the opportunity to experience five of D8’s elementary schools at various times. Her oldest son graduated from FFCHS in 2007. She currently has three boys at Fountain-Fort Carson High School and one at Fountain Middle School. Since three of her boys are affected by autism, Teresa has partnered with the Special Education staff for the past 15 years. She is also a member of D8’s Special Education Advisory Council. Her youngest son has been a part of the district’s Gifted and Talented program for the past five years.
The Wright Family believes Fountain-Fort Carson Schools are the best! Teresa graduated from Pikes Peak Community College in 2001 as a Registered Nurse. She worked at Memorial Hospital Central for 14 years, and is currently an RN with Pikes Peak Hospice and Palliative Care. Her hobbies include spending time with her family, enjoying beautiful Colorado, reading, walking, hiking, and gardening.