J. Gordon Wright is a digital communications consultant with a specialization in website design, content strategy and social media. With more than two decades of experience in the nonprofit, education and philanthropic sectors, Gordon works with cause-oriented organizations to increase the impact of their work through effective storytelling and messaging online.
Gordon was part of the founding team of Education Post, where he built and led a popular blog and media platform that reaches millions of readers through both organic and paid social media. In working with teachers, parents and education leaders to share their own stories and build their own brands as advocates, he has led trainings around the country in blogging, social media and online storytelling, as well as providing intensive coaching for nonprofit executives and superintendents. Prior to that he managed websites and social media for Erikson Institute and the John D. & Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation. He has a B.A. in psychology from Brown University and lives in Evanston, Illinois, with his wife, who is an educator, and their two children.