Jaynae Wright


Cleveland, TN / Lebanon, VA


Business Administration, Civic Innovation, and Economics

Why I chose Emory & Henry:

The obvious focus on strong relationships.

Activities I'm involved in:

Student Government Association, Multicultural Student Association, Civic Leader Scholar

My favorite place on campus:

Weaver Hall, I take balcony photos with friends at sunset and then we travel downstairs to play Just Dance. 

A project that I'm excited to work on:

Examining how economic growth must be altered to save the environment.

One thing I want to do while in college:

Study human rights and economic policy in Bangladesh.

How I want to change the world:

I want to find a model for social and economic equity that can be specifically applied to distressed communities.

Life after graduation:

Study for the bar exam and then work in rural Appalachia to manage reallocated coal funds and increase small business literacy.


Lebanon, VA