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B. Ann Wright

B. Ann Wright is a Senior Associate Of Counsel with Witt/Kieffer's Education practice, providing guidance and executive search support for the recruitment of presidents, provosts, and other senior academic leaders, particularly in the areas of admissions and enrollment.

Ann has held teaching and leadership roles in education for more than 30 years. She has taught at both the secondary and university levels, while her most recent roles were in higher education management, including enrollment leadership at the University of Rochester and Smith College, and a vice presidency at Rice University. During these tenures she participated in the recruitment of other leaders to the institutions.

Ann has also served as a trustee of The College Board, president of the New York Association for College Admission Counselors, chair of the US News Best Colleges advisory board, and trustee of The Harley School. She has published and presented widely on college admission and rankings and other key issues. She has received the Distinguished Service Award from the New York Association of College Admission Counselors as well as the John B. Muir Editor’s Award from the National Association of College Admission Counselors (NACAC).

B.S., M.A., Ph.D., University of Rochester, Rochester, NY
Certificate, Institute for Educational Management, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA

B. Ann Wright
Senior Associate Of Counsel
2015 Spring Road
Suite 510
Oak Brook, IL 60523
Phone: 630-990-1370
Fax: 630-990-1382
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