Jeff Wright

Operations Director, Humanitarian and Emergency Affairs

Expertise:  Disaster response

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Wright leads a team of professional humanitarian workers tasked with supporting disaster responses and humanitarian emergencies around the world.

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Jeff Wright, Operations Director, Humanitarian and Emergency Affairs

About Jeff Wright

Jeff Wright is the Operations Director for World Vision's Humanitarian and Emergency Affairs team. In this role he leads a team of professional humanitarian workers tasked with supporting disaster responses and humanitarian emergencies around the world. Prior to his work at World Vision, Jeff held various field and headquarters-based positions with the Adventist Development & Relief Agency and with Medical Teams International, based in Portland, Oregon. Jeff's field experience in Southeast Asia goes back to 1990. Since then he has lived in Thailand and Vietnam, and provided consultation extensively in disaster responses globally.

Jeff holds the M.A. degree in cultural anthropology and is fluent in Vietnamese.