433 Hay Street
Fayetteville, NC 28301
Council Member District 7
P.O. Box 648
Fayetteville, NC 28302
Larry O. Wright, Sr. was elected November 2013 as District 7 representative to the Fayetteville City Council. Fayetteville has been his home for over 37 years. Councilman Wright is a graduate of Miami Northwestern High School and Shaw University, where he earned a Bachelor of Arts in Theology and Philosophy. He also attended Chicago University, Liberty University and Seminary and received his Ph.D. in Theology from Tabernacle Bible Seminary.
Councilman Wright is a retired military veteran with over 20 years of active service. He retired in 1997 and became the Senior Marketing Director for Sprint Telecommunications (Fort Bragg Region), where he received the National Award for Top Marketing for the Eastern United States.
Larry has been married to Deborah for 33 years. They have two sons, Larry, Jr. (Kristal) and James Anthony (Latoya), and seven grandchildren.
Wright has been active for many years in the community. He is a proven leader. Here is a list of his professional and civic involvements: