Thomas J. Wright

Senior Judge

Year Elected/Appointed

2021

Prior Judicial Experience

Greene County General Sessions and Juvenile Court Judge, 8 years

Previous Employment

  • Circuit Court Judge 3rd Judicial District 2006 - August 2021
  • Assistant Federal Community Defender
  • Private Practice
  • Federal Judicial Law Clerk

Education

University of Tennessee Law School, 1983
University of Arkansas, 1980

Honors

  • Graduate with honors
  • Beta Gamma Sigma Honor Society
  • Honors Finance Program
  • Dean's List
  • 2005 Banking on our Kids, Moral Kombat Hero
  • 2004 State of Tennessee ADAT Award of Excellence
  • 2003 1st TN Human Resources Agency Civil responsibility & Oustanding Character Award

Membership(s)

  • Fellow, Tennessee Bar Foundation
  • Tennessee Judicial Conference

Community Involvement

  • Asbury United Methodist Church, Lay Speaker
  • Greene Young Life Leader
  • FCA, Greene County Board Member
  • Greeneville High School Football Team Chaplain
  • 423-639-5204 (P)

Address

128 South Main Street, Suite 201
P.O. Box 876
Greeneville, TN 37744-0876