Christy Wright is a Tupelo, MS native who works in The University of Mississippi Career Center as the Assistant Director of Employer Services and is in her 8th year. As a 1st Generation and Transfer student, she has received a Bachelor’s of Business Administration with an emphasis in Human Resources, a Bachelor of Science in Integrated Marketing Communications, and a Master’s of Arts in Higher Education from Ole Miss. In her current role as Assistant Director for the Career Center, Christy develops and implements career fairs, manages social media platforms, develops marketing strategies & brand awareness, manages the Job Location & Development federal program along with 2 graduate assistants, and is an adjunct professor for the School of Business. Christy assists students in career development, provides career counseling, develops professional growth, and specializes in career coaching & event management. She enjoys spending time with friends & family, her son Braden, and her three dogs, Coulson, Winston, and Ziggy.