Wright is a partner in the RSM US LLP Houston office and is a member of National Tax Leadership Committee for RSM’s Private Client Services group, leads the PCS Practice for the Central Region and co-leads the RSM Family Office practice. His primary expertise is in tax matters related to tax planning for family wealth preservation, wealth transfers, charitable transfers, closely held business enterprises and multigenerational families.
He works extensively with high-net-worth families, family offices and closely held businesses. He began his career with Haskins & Sells (now Deloitte USA, LLP) in 1973 and was admitted to Deloitte as a partner in 1981. In 1985, he joined the Houston firm of Margolis, Phipps & Wright, P.C. He served on the Executive Committee of Margolis, Phipps & Wright, P.C. until joining his partners and staff members in opening the Houston office of RSM in 2013. He is active in numerous professional organizations including the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants and has spoken at numerous seminars on subjects related to taxation and tax legislation.
Wright earned a bachelor’s in accounting at Northwestern State in 1973. He serves on the Northwestern State University Foundation board and is a trustee of Mary R. Gallaspy Charitable Trust No. 2.