Brandon Wright

Managing Editor and Policy Associate

Brandon Wright is the Managing Editor and Policy Associate at the Thomas B. Fordham Institute. He is the coauthor (with Chester E. Finn, Jr.) of the forthcoming book Failing our Brightest Kids: The Global Challenge of Educating High-Ability Students. He holds a J.D. from American University Washington College of Law and a B.A. from the University of Michigan, where he majored in political science and philosophy. While in law school, he clerked for an education law firm that advocates for students with special needs. In his spare time, Brandon enjoys reading, watching baseball, and spending time with his wife and his two dogs.