Fund Development Community

Board of Directors

Meet the Team

James R. Wright

Engineering Manager
President

James R. Wright, Engineering Manager and Senior Engineer. James is a Wynne native and a proud graduate of Wynne High School class of 1990. He earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from Southern University A&M and his MBA from Texas A&M-Commerce. He has worked in industry for over 25 years and has experience in cost management and strategic management with several Fortune 500 companies. James is an advocate for the youth, education, and community development. He believes that the key to community development is community finance. He has had the privilege of being a member of fundraising teams that have raised considerable amounts of funds for charity. James has been involved with fundraising and volunteering with many nonprofits such as St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, and Meals on Wheels.

Angela Richardson

Sr. Financial Analyst
Treasurer

Angela Richardson, Sr. Financial Analyst. Ms. Richardson is a Wynne native and a proud graduate of Wynne High School class of 1984. She received her Master’s degree in Finance from the University of North Texas in 1996. Her undergraduate studies were also completed at the University of North Texas where she received a Bachelors of Business Administration in Production Operations Management. Ms. Richardson has over 30 years of experience in her Financial career. Her financial expertise extends from financial reporting to budgeting/planning preparation, and analysis/presentations. She has served as Financial Business Partner in the IT, Banking and Retail Industries. She has also taught Financial Literacy classes across north Texas with the NAACP. She also serviced as financial instructor for the Discipleship University Ministry at her Church for 6 years. Ms. Richardson has a passion for teaching and guiding others to paths of successful money management. She believes that if people know better, they will do better; but how can they know better if they are not taught. She currently serves as Comptroller for her Church and is a member of the Executive Management Team.