Veteran’s Initiatives Director

Cullen Wright is a currently serving, U.S. Army Reserve Colonel. He began his military service in 1985 and he has served in a variety of assignments ranging from the platoon level to assignment at The Pentagon. Cullen has directed and managed organizations at the strategic, operational and tactical levels. He has received numerous awards and decorations, most notably, the Bronze Star Medal for Battlefield Forensics applications in Iraq and Afghanistan.  He is well versed in investigations, security, personal protection operations, doctrine writing and development, antiterrorism and continuity of operations planning. Cullen is a graduate of North Carolina State University and the United States Army War College, where he received a Masters of Strategic Studies. He lives in the Charlotte, North Carolina area with his wife Melissa and their two sons.

As the Veteran's Initiatives Director, Cullen leads our Veteran’s Initiatives Program team and assists Veterans in navigating their way to optimal healthcare and wellness choices. The team accomplished this through guiding the Veteran in maximizing their utilization of their earned VA benefits and then finding the right fit of Medicare plans offered by our Agents.


AWARDS AND DECORATIONS

  • Bronze Star Medal
  • Meritorious Service Medal (2nd Award)
  • Army Commendation Medal (4th Award)
  • Army Achievement Medal (3rd Award)
  • Army Reserve Components Achievement Medal (10th Award)
  • Armed Forces Service Medal
  • National Defense Service Medal (2nd Award)
  • Southwest Asia Service Medal (with 2 Bronze Service Stars)
  • Iraqi Campaign Service Medal
  • Global War on Terrorism Service Medal
  • Armed Forces Reserve Medal
  • Army Service Ribbon
  • Overseas Service Ribbon
  • Army Reserve Component Overseas Training Ribbon (3rd Award)
  • Kuwait Liberation Medal (Government of Saudi Arabia)
  • Kuwait Liberation Medal (Government of Kuwait)
  • The Army Staff Identification Badge

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