Dr Eric Wright
Dr. Eric Wright

Email: ericw@fisd.org

Dr. Eric Wright



  • Doctoral Degree in Educational Leadership from Stephen F. Austin State University, 2002
  • Superintendent Certification from Stephen F. Austin State University, 2003
  • Master’s Degree In Educational Leadership from Stephen F. Austin State University, 1990
  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Education from Stephen F. Austin State University, 1988

Professional Experiences

  • Superintendent of Schools for Fredericksburg ISD, 2014 to present
  • Superintendent of Schools for Huntington ISD, 2006 to 2014
  • Superintendent of Schools for Woodville ISD, 2004 to 2006
  • Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum & Instruction, Huntington ISD, 2001 to 2004
  • Principal Huntington High School, 2000 to 2001
  • Principal Huntington Elementary School, 1997 to 2000
  • Assistant Principal, Slack Elementary, Lufkin ISD, 1996 to 1997
  • History Teacher/Coach at Terrell ISD, Channelview ISD, West Hardin CCISD, Hardin ISD, Marshall ISD, & Lufkin ISD, 1989 to 1996

Community Involvement

  • Chair for the Region 7 ESC Superintendent’s Advisory Committee
  • Texas Association of School Administrator’s Study Group Chair for Region 7
  • Executive Board Member/VP for the Lufkin/Angelina County Chamber of Commerce
  • SFASU Superintendent Program Advisory Committee Member
  • United Way Chair for Huntington 2008, 2011, 2012, 2013
  • UIL District 18 AAA Chair
  • Lufkin Area Cohort Chair for the East Texas Consortium of Region 7 Superintendents
  • Angelina Coalition Chair/Board Member
  • Angelina Alliance for Children Board Member
  • Region 7 Representative for TASA Commissioner’s Cabinet
  • Lion’s Club, Woodville
  • Member First Baptist Church, Woodville & Huntington
  • TASA Mentor for New Texas Superintendents
  • Member of Fredericksburg Morning Rotary Club
  • Member of the Board of Directors for Systems Go
  • Ex Officio Member of the Hill Country University Center Board of Directors
  • Member of the Hill Country CTE Consortium
  • Member of the Fredericksburg Labor Task Force Committee

Family Background

  • Ashley – Student/Athlete at Texas State University in San Marcos - She is an elementary education major who hopes to teach second grade one day. Ashley is a senior pitcher/outfielder for the Bobcats Softball team.
  • Erica – Student/Athlete at The University of Texas at Austin – She is a Radio, Television, and Film major. Erica is a sophomore pitcher for the Longhorns Softball team.


Superintendent Contract