Mia Wright – Executive Director
Mia K. Wright is inspiring women around the globe to pursue their passion for living. Through her Metamorphosis organization which encompasses a non-profit foundation, a mentoring program for girls, and the world renowned annual women’s Metamorphosis conference hosted in Houston, Texas, Mia is helping women and men alike to positively change their lives. She does so with a unique blend of ministry, personal enrichment seminars and life skill workshops. Simply put, Mia’s gift is in helping others to transform their lives from the broken places to a place of fulfillment and purpose.
In addition to her duties as a Co-Pastor and Director of Ministry at The Fountain of Praise in Houston, Texas, Mia is a noted community influencer and “woman to watch” in Texas. She is also a highly sought after national motivational speaker, women’s conference workshop presenter, corporate work - faith - life balance coach, as well as the founder & executive director of Metamorphosis, Inc.
As a speaker, Mia has shared transformational messages in churches, town halls, convention centers, mud huts, hotels, corporate venues, schools and prisons around the world. She is a powerful inspirational speaker, who encourages others with uplifting messages, relevant life stories and life skills that apply in both the faith based and industry sectors. Mia is a visible presence on Christian TV, locally and nationally. She serves as a regular television host on Houston’s “Joy in Our Town” and “Praise the Lord” on TBN – the Trinity Broadcast Network. Mia has also been a guest on the Daystar TV Network’s “Joni Show” and she has been interviewed on “Celebration” with Marcus & Joni Lamb. In 2008, Mia was nominated as “Most Inspirational Person” by StreamingFaith.com the world’s largest online faith-based broadcasting portal.
Beyond her impressive academic background and professional accomplishments, Mia will tell you with a smile, that the greatest achievement of her life are her three sons, and her more than 22 year marriage to Pastor Remus Wright. As partners in both their ministry and church leadership, Remus and Mia have built a 20,000 member congregation, which grew from 100 members in 1991.
Through her work as founder and executive director of the Metamorphosis Women’s Empowerment Conference, thousands of women have embraced life long transformations. As a partner in the The New Directions Center, Mia conducts a mentoring program to help women develop their leadership potential and skills. Mia earned her Bachelor’s degree at The University of Texas at Austin in 1987. Following college, she embarked on a career in the pharmaceuticals industry where she was highly successful as both a sales professional and training specialist with Astra Merck (now Astra Zeneca). In 2005, Mia graduated Summa Cum Laude with a Master of Divinity degree from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. She is a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.
Board of Directors
- Mia K. Wright, President
- Laverne Porter, Vice President
- Ivy McGregor, Secretary/Treasurer
- Tonya C. Jordan, Esq.
- Sharon Phillips
- Monica Williams
- Nina Wilson Jones
- Pastor Remus E. Wright, The Fountain of Praise,*Chairman
- Anita Carman, Executive Director, Inspire Women Inc.
- Felicia Moon, Owner, Exhibit Hope Book Store
- Sheila Jackson Lee, U.S. House of Representatives, 18th Congressional District
- Rev. Connie Jackson, On The Edge With Rev. CJ
- Debra Wilson
- Dianna R. Jones
- Jackie Emmers
- Kimberly Small
- Laverne Porter
- Nina Wilson Jones
- Tarrow Henderson
- Terri Bluitt
- Tiffany Broussard
- Tomeka Paul