Tressa Wright, a teacher at Bernard Campbell Middle School, was named assistant principal for BCMS at the Lee’s Summit R-7 Board of Education’s March 28 meeting.
Wright will begin her new job in July and will replace Sherri Lewis, who will become the school’s principal this summer, replacing Vicki Porter, who is retiring.
A BCMS teacher since 1999, Wright has taught mathematics and at-risk courses. She previously taught mathematics at Raytown South Middle School and Liberty High School in Mountain View, Mo., and currently serves as an adjunct instructor at the University of Central Missouri.
A Lee’s Summit resident, Wright earned her bachelor’s degree in elementary education from Missouri State University, her master’s in teaching from Webster University and her doctorate in educational leadership from Baker University.