COL (Ret) Donna Wright

Colonel Donna M. Wright served as an Army Nurse for 27 years in the Active Army and 3 years in the Army Reserve. Her military career included care delivery in acute and ambulatory care settings, postgraduate education (Critical Care Program Director), nursing administration and Consultant to the Surgeon General for Ambulatory Nursing. Her final assignment to the USA Medical Command (MEDCOM) continued for 15 years as a MEDCOM health systems analyst, initially with a national corporation that provided health systems support to Federal Government agencies, and then as a DOD civilian. Donna devised strategies and supporting policy that improved health care delivery to DOD beneficiaries across the continuum of care. She retired from Federal Service in 2015. Donna has a graduate degree in nursing from the University of Colorado. She is Region IV Director for the Army Nurse Corps Association and has served as a member of the ARC Foundation Board since 2014.