Pastor Donna Wright is a trained interim pastor and has earned the Professional Transition Specialist designation from the Interim Ministry Network. Her primary responsibilities are finance, generosity, endowment, property, hospitality, and transition team (helping the congregation to figure out what pastoral leadership Gloria Dei needs now and in the near future, and what aspects of that pastoral leadership will best be filled by Pastor Karyn Wiseman, and which aspects would best be filled by an additional pastor). Gloria Dei is the 9th congregation Pastor Donna has served as an interim pastor, all in Southeastern Pennsylvania.
Pastor Donna lives in Cheltenham with her husband, the Rev. R. Don Wright, and enjoys gardening, cooking, baking bread, solving Sudoku and other puzzles, dancing. Their daughter, Marica, lives in Texas with her husband and is completing her MSW at University of Texas-Austin.