Jennifer Leigh Wright was born in Baltimore, Maryland. She holds a Master of Fine Art degree in Photography from Syracuse University, Department of Transmedia. Jennifer Wright also graduated with honors from the Maryland Institute College of Art in 2008 and studied photography at the University College for Creative Arts in Rochester, England in 2007. Wright is an adjunct professor at Maryland Institute College of Art and works full-time for Greater Baltimore Cultural Alliance. She also continues to work as an artist throughout the East Coast of America.