MaryAnn Wright was global vice president of engineering and product development of Johnson Controls International (JCI) from 2013 to 2017, and vice president and general manager for Johnson Controls’ Hybrid Systems business from 2007 to 2009. Prior to joining JCI, Ms. Wright served in the office of the chair and was executive vice president of engineering sales and program management at Collins & Aikman from 2006 to 2007. Ms. Wright joined the Ford Motor Company in 1988, and throughout her career there, she held several executive positions including chief engineer from 2003 to 2005, and director of sustainable mobility technologies and hybrid and fuel cell vehicle programs from 2004 to 2005.
Within the past five years, Ms. Wright served on the board of directors of Maxim Integrated Products, Inc. and Delphi Technologies and currently serves on the boards of Group1 Automotive, Inc., Brunswick Corporation and Solid Power, Inc. Ms. Wright earned a bachelor’s degree in economics and international business and a master’s degree in engineering from the University of Michigan. She also earned a master’s degree in business administration from Wayne State University.