Assistant Director of Strategic Engagement
Tom Wright joined ACS in September 2017 and currently serves as the Assistant Director of Strategic Engagement. He helps manage ACS's work concerning judicial nominations, strengthening the ACS legal professional pipeline, and ACS’s Path to the Bench Initiative.
Tom was previously the law fellow at ACS. Prior to joining ACS, Wright served as a staff attorney at the National Veterans Legal Services Program in Washington, D.C.
Wright received his J.D. from the University of Missouri School of Law in 2017, and his B.A.s in communication and political science from the University of Missouri in 2014. During his time at Mizzou, he served as the president of the ACS student chapter and note and comment editor of the Missouri Law Review.
In his free time, Wright likes cheering for the Missouri Tigers, watching TV and movies, and visiting craft breweries.