Senior Program Manager
Tamela Wright is the Senior Program Manager for the Bridges to Care and Recovery Program. She has more than 10 years of knowledge in developing and implementing educational services, providing case management and therapeutic services for children, young adults, families, and individuals with disabilities. Tamela has also developed innovative concepts and collaborated with various organizations, colleges, universities, businesses, churches, and school districts to assist in improving and increasing success in the programs offered. Tamela was raised in the “Bootheel” of Missouri and received her Bachelor of Science from Southeast Missouri State University and her Master of Science from Kaplan University, both in Criminal Justice with an emphasis in Psychology. She has called St. Louis her home for the past 3 years and has enjoyed exploring the city. In her personal time, she enjoys reading and traveling.