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College of Hospitality, Retail and Sport Management

Faculty and Staff

Angela Wright

Title: Human Resources Coordinator
College of Hospitality, Retail and Sport Management
Phone: 803-576-7646


B.A., Interdisciplinary Studies, College of HRSM, University of South Carolina

Angela Wright has been employed by UofSC for 14 years, first as business manager in the Student Success Center (2007-13), then as business manager for the School of Information Science, College of Information and Communications (2013-17), and more recently as administrative coordinator and assistant to the department chair in the Department of Instruction and Teacher Education, College of Education (2017-21). Before coming to UofSC, Wright worked at The State Newspaper for 10 years in human resources and in the newsroom.

Wright is a self-described music junkie / snob who enjoys listening to music, attending concerts and other live music events. She plays the piano and clarinet and, in addition to being an avid Gamecock fan, she also marched in the Carolina Band while attending UofSC.

Wright has a teenaged son, Jackson Arthur.

Honors and awards

  • School of Information Science Carolyn Delton Service Award, 2016

Professional affiliations / consulting experiences

  • Founding member and co-chair of UofSC Staff Senate

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