Naj Wright

Naj Wright EMBA '08

Title: Senior Director of Human Resources
Company: Esterline Corp. 

With over 20 years as a human resources professional, Naj has held leadership positions in small, private companies as well as large, corporate environments. She currently serves as the senior director of human resources at Esterline Corporation, a specialized manufacturing company serving the aerospace and defense markets. Prior to joining Esterline, Naj was the HR director for Astro Pak Corp, a senior regional HR business partner with Starbucks and held various strategic HR positions with other companies.

Naj earned an Executive MBA from LMU and a BA in history from Howard University in Washington, D.C. She’s involved with the Society for Human Resource Management, National Notary Association, National Black MBA Association, National Association of African American in Human Resources and the National Sales Network of Los Angeles. Naj also serves as a mentor for the LMU EMBA Program.

She has two beautiful and talented children (Jordan and Judon). One is a state champ gymnast and the other is a national track and field champ. Very proud mom!