Pastor Shannon Wright is the 3rd Vice Chairman for the Maryland Republican Party. Shannon is a former non-profit executive and first Vice President of the Yonkers NAACP who has committed her life to improving public education and creating avenues to enhance the life of today’s youth in general. She has previously served as a member of an NAACP State Board of Directors and served as a former Northeast Regional Vice-President for Jack and Jill of America.
Shannon has always been actively involved in community improvement. Shannon Wright is no stranger to the community as a pastor, radio personality and ultimately a Youth Guidance Commissioner of her hometown. Shannon uses her voice in the media to encourage individual responsibility, uphold the value of human life, and diligently works to break of the cycle of poverty by encouraging choice in education and jobs training options. She is a Frederick Douglass Republican with a strong belief in the Frederick Douglass core principles.
The Wrights' moved Baltimore to be close to familly after losing their home and Church as a result of Hurricane Sandy. The Wrights' set down roots and began again just to have their new ventures all but destroyed after the unrest of 2015.