Shantelle Wright has deep experience in education. Currently, she is the Chief Program Officer for EdNavigator, a national nonprofit that empowers families by providing access to high-quality educational support. Ms. Wright also founded and served as CEO of Achievement Prep, a public charter school network in Ward 8. Now in its 15 year, Achievement Prep prepares students to excel as high-achieving scholars and leaders in high school, college, and beyond. A licensed attorney, Ms. Wright practiced commercial real estate and corporate law for several years. She serves on the Board of Directors for Words Beats & Life. A Ward 8 resident, Ms. Wright holds a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology from Hampton University and a Juris Doctorate from The George Washington University School of Law.