Sister Wright was born January 6, 1972, in Salt Lake City, Utah. She married James McConkie Wright on June 24, 1994, in the Salt Lake Temple. They have three children.
She graduated with a bachelor’s degree in human development and family studies from the University of Utah in 1998.
Sister Wright has served on the Young Women general advisory council since 2018. Previous callings include stake and ward Primary president, counselor in a ward Primary presidency, Gospel Doctrine teacher, and Cub Scout leader.
She worked as an office manager at Marquette University in the College of Communications, where she helped facilitate an urban journalism camp for inner-city youth. She also worked as a reading tutor and was a parent-teacher association volunteer. Recently she assisted with marketing and advertising for a dental office.