Simona Wright-James comes to Food4Health with a wealth of experience in the social service and human services sectors. The bulk of her career has been spent coordinating, delivering, and organizing (particularly crisis and health) services for disadvantaged communities.
Prior to joining F4Health, Simona worked as a coordinator for DC’s Managed Care System for Disabled and Special Needs Children. In this role, she coordinated several committees and was a part of the founding member of the DC Supporting Families Community of Practice (SF CoP).
Simona received a B.A. in Political Science from Allegheny College and an M.S. in Criminal Justice with a focus on Public Administration from North Carolina Central University. She is originally from Cleveland, Ohio, but now is a proud Ward 8 resident. In her leisure time, she most enjoys walking, reading, and creative writing.