Carlecia Wright is Vice President of Business Development for BiasSync, a start-up SaaS-company, whose mission is to create better outcomes for organizations by using science-based tools to reduce the negative impact of unconscious bias.
Prior to this role, Wright spent nine years serving as Chief Diversity Officer and Director for the Office of Business Opportunity for the City of Houston, where she led diversity, equity and inclusion programs addressing economic opportunity and workforce inclusion. Prior to the City of Houston, Wright worked as Executive Director of Policy and Communications for New York City’s Minority and Women Business Enterprise Program.
Wright has a BA from Columbia College of Chicago and a MPA from NYU’s Robert F. Wagner School of Public Service. Wright is also an Executive Coach with various certifications in Coaching, Diversity, and Leadership Development. She has received several awards for her achievements, including being named one of Houston’s 40 Under 40. Carlecia is often asked to serve as a speaker in both public and private sector forums across the country on topics of leadership, diversity & inclusion, and racial & economic equity.