Dr. Phyllis Wright

Dr. Phyllis Wright

Associate Faculty

I am passionate about learning and delivering value to those I am serving.

Academic and Professional Degrees Earned

  • Ph.D.

    - Dallas Baptist University

  • M.S.

    - University of Texas Dallas

  • M.B.A.

    - University of Dallas

  • B.B.A.

    - Stephen F. Austin State University


Phyllis Wright is a human resources executive with over 30 years of experience. Her experience includes a proven track record of leading the design and deployment of organization development initiatives such as performance management, talent planning, leadership development, and employee engagement. Organizations with whom she has worked previously include Baylor Health Care System, Altria, Bank of America, Chase, and the Dallas Independent School District.

Phyllis earned a Ph.D. in Leadership Studies from Dallas Baptist University. She has also earned a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Dallas, a Master of Science degree in Management and Administrative Sciences with emphasis in Organization Development and Change Management from the University of Texas Dallas, a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Human Resource Management from Stephen F. Austin State University, and an Associate of Art degree from Trinity Valley Junior College. She is designated as a Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) through the Human Resources Certification Institute. She has professional affiliations with the Society for Human Resource Management, Dallas Human Resources Management Association, and the American Society of Training and Development (ASTD).