Cyber Huntsville is pleased to announce its first in-person event of 2021 will be Tuesday, June 8th! Please join us as speaker PeggyLee Wright provides an update on the progress of the Alabama School of Cyber Technology and Engineering and shares ways to partner with the school.
The cost for this event will be $30 per person. Lunch will be provided.
About the speaker:
PeggyLee Wright is a former US Army UH-60 Blackhawk pilot, having served at the 82d Airborne Division, Honduras Central America, and Fort Lee, Virginia. Following her military career, PeggyLee used her experience in DoD, logistics, leadership management, behavior analysis, and education to create a new approach to business development and solutions providing—ultimately establishing THE COMPANY in 2018.
THE COMPANY is a Woman Owned, Veteran Owned Small Business located in Huntsville, Alabama. As Company President, PeggyLee harnesses the true power of Huntsville's synergy through an expert and veteran approach with measurable impacts across government, industry, academia, non-profit, and military enterprises.
PeggyLee’s Contracting & Industry clients span various sectors and include leaders such as Deloitte, Torch Technologies, LINC Research, Innovative International Technology, DCS Corp, Systems Planning Analysis, and Rippleworx. Within the Academic arena, she is leading development for the Alabama School of Cyber Technology & Engineering (ASCTE), America's only high school focused on preparing the next generation of cyber leaders. As a result of her multi-discipline approach to consulting—The Company has generated tens of millions of dollars in revenue directly impacting the Huntsville Area.
In addition, PeggyLee’s work continues to be recognized at high levels. From being featured in the HSV/Madison County Chamber of Commerce recruitment video for veterans to the Economic Development Partnership of Alabama inviting PeggyLee to judge their ReIgnite Alabama Campaign. From The U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs highlighting the work of The Company to multiple speaking engagements across Huntsville--her expertise and knowledge provide leading edge insight as companies and organization seek to strengthen and grow.
Moreover, PeggyLee is active in several non-profits within the Huntsville community. She is on the Board for Huntsville SOF Network, an affiliation of Huntsville's unique abilities, technologies, facilities, labs, programs, academia and government, all motivated to connect cutting edge solutions with Special Operations Forces across DoD/USSOCOM, National Intelligence Programs and Interagency. Through her partnership with HEALS (Healthy Establishments at Local Schools), PeggyLee won the award of "Champion for Children"--raising $75,000 for the organization, one of the largest amounts in institutional history. She is also the Vice President of the Executive Board for Fantasy Playhouse Children’s Theatre & Academy.
PeggyLee is a small group mentor for the Flagship program at Leadership Greater Huntsville, a Program Chair for LGH’s Management Academy, and a mentor for the individual professional mentor/mentee program.
Mother of 4 incredible kiddos, PeggyLee has been with her husband, TJ Wright, for 25 years.