LSC-Houston North President
Dr. Quentin Wright is the Founding President of Lone Star College-Houston North. Prior to this position, he served as the Special Assistant to the Chancellor, Interim Vice Chancellor of Academic Success, Interim Vice Chancellor of Student Success, Vice President of Instruction at Lone Star College-Tomball and in the roles as Interim Vice President of Instruction, Academic Dean, and Speech Instructor at Mountain View College.
Dr. Wright possesses a doctoral degree in Community College Leadership from the University of North Texas, Denton. His masterís degree is from Angelo State University where he studied Communications. His undergraduate work is also from Angelo State where he received a bachelorís degree in Public Relations.
During his tenure in higher education, he has focused upon closing gaps in college access and completion. A few initiatives he has been involved in and/or led include state and federal projects relating to remedial education, the development of multiple early college high schools, and the opening of Lone Star Collegeís seventh college that has a focus on 8-week courses, mentoring, and wraparound services.
Currently, Dr. Wright serves on the Board of Directors for the Near Northwest Management District and North Houston District. He has served on the Aldine-Greenspoint YMCA Advisory Board, Acres Homes Chamber Board of Directors, Harris County Housing Policy Advisory Committee, CenterPoint Energy Customer Advisory Council, and the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board Developmental Advisory Committee.
Dr. Wright is married to Tierra and has two daughters; Amaya and Victoria.