Motivate and inspire your team to rise to the challenge, overcome barriers, and face adversity with one of the first combat woman naval aviators
- Teamwork & Teambuilding
- Change Management
- Diversity & Inclusion Training
- Organizational Development
Dr. Joy Bloom Wright is an Organizational Development Consultant with more than twenty years of military and corporate consulting and leadership experience. Her areas of expertise range from sexual harassment prevention, diversity training, team building, strategy consulting, leadership training and organizational change.
Dr. Wright was a graduate of the United States Naval Academy and one of the first females to assist with the integration of women on aircraft carriers. She provided training and feedback through this integration process. She received two Navy Commendation Medals and a Navy Achievement Medal for her expertise in training and for the development of programs in the military.
Joy is an involved member of her community. She was the PTA President of her children’s elementary school for two years. She and her husband routinely do leadership training for local schools and organizations. She is a member of the professional organization, Academy Women, and part of their eMentor program.
Dr. Wright served as an active duty Naval Flight Officer. She was trained in the Fleet Replacement Squadron in Virginia Beach, Virginia to fly F-14 Tomcats as a Radar Intercept Officer. Joy was the first female on board the USS Roosevelt Aircraft Carrier as a Division Officer in charge of several hundred naval personnel. She served for seven and half years active duty in the navy, has been a navy spouse for over sixteen years and is now President and Founder of Launch Team Consulting and Vice President of Dr. Bloom Inc.
Dr. Wright earned a Bachelor of Science Degree from the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis Maryland. She earned her Masters in Psychology from Old Dominion University in Norfolk, Virginia. She earned a Doctorate in Organizational Development from Alliant University in Fresno, California. Joy currently resides in California with her three sons and husband. Her husband is a former F/A-18 Super Hornet Pilot who now flies for UPS and VR-57 in the Navy.
Dr Wright also teams with Ray Leonard Jr for several workshops. Ray Leonard Jr. has over twenty years domestic and international experience as a professional manager and organizational consultant in the sports and entertainment industries, and has a unique ability to direct complex projects from concept to fully operational status.
Ray works closely with managers and staff to strengthen internal capacity, navigate complex relationships, and manage organizational processes. Ray has a strong collaborative approach and a facilitative style and has been responsible for creating effective and sustainable management development programs that have improved managerial effectiveness at several organizations. He excels at coaching managers, leading inter-disciplinary teams to build a companies internal capacity to manage and train staff, facilitating meetings and retreats that focus on employee engagement, team building, readiness for change and performance development.
LAUNCHING YOUR ORGANIZATION: DR. JOY WRIGHT
Dr. Joy Wright provides an inspirational keynote address or training session that will engage the audience from her first personal story of life in the Navy as a female on an aircraft carrier with 5000 men. She helps her audience understand what we still face today with Diversity and what she went through as the only female in many of her first jobs in the Navy. Dr. Wright is an Organizational Development Consultant that inspires corporations, military units, and non-profits to rise above challenges and face their fears and adversity. Dr. Wright has multiple training models that will inspire your organization to work together in diverse groups and effectively work with their teams.
DIVERSITY TRAINING WITH DR. JOY WRIGHT AND RAY LEONARD JR.
Joy and Ray provide an informative and inspirational program directed at improving communication and understanding diversity. The program will help people interact and find ways to relate to each other. It helps with effective leadership skills and finding confidence in your own skin. It will provide a discussion with the audience, a training model, and personal stories from Ray Leonard Jr. and Dr. Joy Wright.
LEADERSHIP AND TEAMWORK: DR. JOY WRIGHT AND RAY LEONARD JR.
Joy and Ray provide an informative and inspirational program directed at improving communication and leadership skills. The program will help people interact and find ways to relate to each other. It will provide a discussion with the audience, a training model, and personal stories from Ray Leonard Jr. and Dr. Joy Wright.