Sharon Wright

Interim Chaplain Spiritual Life

Sharon Wiley Wright, an alumna of Emory & Henry College (’94), returned to the College in the Fall of 2014 to assist Chaplain, Mary K. Briggs, in the Office of Spiritual Life.  After receiving her Master of Divinity Degree from The Candler School of Theology at Emory University, she served as pastor for congregations in the Holston Conference for 13 years.  

Sharon is serving as the Interim College Chaplain for the 2020/2021 Academic Year, and  Co-Pastor with David Jackson for the Emory United Methodist Church.

Sharon enjoys working with college students, and is grateful to be a presence in the lives of students during their formative years.  


  • Emory University, Atlanta, GA
    M.Div., Candler School of Theology
  • Emory & Henry College, Emory, VA
  • Sharon Wright
    Rachael Wilbur

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