Rita R. Wright Ph.D.

Springville Museum of Art

Rita Wright is the Director of the Springville Museum of Art in Springville, Utah. She came to the Museum in October of 2012 from the LDS Church History Museum where she was the Curator of Art and Artifacts for two years. Prior to that she was the Academic Programs Coordinator at the BYU Museum of Art (MOA) where she worked for eight years after teaching Humanities at BYU for seven years. She received her undergraduate degree in Theater and Film and her Master's degree in Humanities from BYU. She received a Ph.D. in European History at the University of Utah.