Julian Wright is beginning his twenty-fourth year as the Director of Recreational Sports at SUNY Cortland. Prior to that, Julian was Assistant Director of Recreational Sports at Mississippi State University in Starkville for twelve years. He earned an Associate in Arts Degree in Liberal Arts from Northeast Mississippi Community College in 1969 and BS and MS Degrees in Health, Physical Education and Recreation, from Mississippi State University in 1971 and 1972 respectively. From 1972 until 1979, Julian taught and coached in the public school system in the State of Mississippi.
Julian is originally from Burnsville, Mississippi and currently resides in Cortland with his wife Jean and their two sons, Brett and Craig. His daughter Julie and her family (husband Chris and son Joshua) currently reside in Florence, Alabama.
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