Elease E. Wright is the Senior Vice President, Human Resources (HR), for Aetna. In this role, Wright has been responsible for the development of all HR strategies, and the delivery of HR services and programs.
Wright has specialized in HR for more than 25 years; holding many key positions including head of HR Re-engineering Implementation and Head of HR Finance and Administration.
Wright was named one of Savoy Professional Magazine's 'Top 100 Most Influential Blacks in Corporate America,' one of the Top 25 Most Influential Black Women in Business, and one of Black Enterprise's Top 50 Blacks in Corporate America. Wright was also installed in the National Academy of Human Resources 2007 Class of Fellows and inducted into the UConn School of Business Hall of Fame in 2008.
Wright holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Education from the University of Connecticut, and lives in Hartford with her husband, Dana.