LCDR Andrew Wright is a 2000 graduate of the United States Coast Guard Academy where he played for the school’s football, hockey, and lacrosse teams and earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Operations Research.
LCDR Wright grew up in Needham, MA, and now resides in Williamsburg, VA with his wife, Stacie, and two daughters, Emilie and Abbie.
LCDR Wright is a permanent cutterman, and his afloat tours include First Lieutenant of CGC THETIS in Key West, FL, Operations Officer of CGC SPAR in Kodiak, AK, the CG Liaison Officer of the Afloat Training Group Pacific Northwest in Everett, WA, and Executive Officer of CGC JUNIPER in Newport, RI.
In 2010, LCDR Wright graduated from the College of William & Mary’s Mason School of Business, where he earned both the Masters in Business Administration (MBA) and Masters in Accounting (MAcc) degrees. LCDR Wright is both a Certified Defense Financial Manager (CDFM) and Certified Government Financial Manager (CGFM). LCDR Wright’s most recent assignment was a four year staff tour in Norfolk, VA as the Financial Operations Section Chief for the Command, Control, Communications, Computers, and Information Technology (C4IT) Service Center.