Te’Yah Wright is a Master’s of Environmental Management candidate aspiring to specialize in Environmental Policy and People, Equity, and the Environment. She aims to assist the advancement of sustainability as well as social and environmental justice within policy and development. She graduated from Alcorn State University where she earned a B.S. in Agriculture with a focus in Environmental Science. During her undergraduate studies, she worked in the Alcorn Swine Development Center for her entire duration at the university as a lead research assistant and a part of the greenhouse management team.