Terri Wright

General Manager

Terri Wright has held the position of General Manager at WFIT since 1998. 
As manager of Brevard County’s only locally owned and operated public radio station, she is responsible for directing all aspects of the station including: sales and underwriting, membership and development, operations, new media and broadcast engineering.

Terri’s responsibilities include managing WFIT’s $600,000+ annual budget raised through Corporation for Public Broadcasting’s grant, Florida Public Broadcasting/DOE’s grant and other corporate and foundation grants, as well as underwriting, membership donations, special events, and planned giving donations.

Terri also plays a key role in community outreach through interviews, public service announcements, partnerships with businesses and non-profits and station participation at special events.

She’s an authorized agent for National Public Radio and station representative for the Federal Communications Commission, ensuring compliance with rules and regulations. She’s also a member and representative of Florida Public Broadcasting.

In 2010 Terri secured funding through a Public Education Capital Outlay (PECO) grant for design and construction of a new 5,000 square foot facility.  In October of 2012, the community enjoyed a Grand Opening Celebration of the new WFIT 89.5 FM Broadcast Center.

Terri  began her career at WFIT as a volunteer in 1992. She was hired as Director of Membership in 1993, designing and implementing a membership database and increasing membership income by 57%. 

As General Manager she was integral in an FCC approved power increase in 1999.  Through her direction and funding acquisition, WFIT was the first radio station in the county to secure, and install a digital transmitter in 2006.  WFIT received a Case Award of Excellence in 2009. As a recipient of an FCC construction permit and a CPB grant, WFIT will be installing a new antennae and transmitter in the coming months.

Before moving to Florida Terri managed and owned several businesses and taught SCUBA. Other interests include gardening, fitness,  kayaking, and reading. She received her B.S. in Business with an emphasis in Marketing and Accounting in 1987 at Arizona State University in Tempe, AZ. She lives in Malabar with her husband and countless pets. Her 2 beautiful daughters live in the Orlando area.

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Savor delectable cuisine from around the world without leaving campus!

This year, Panther Dining Hall presents a brand-new dinner series with an authentic international flair. Each month, Chef Jon and his culinary team bring you a jam packed bona fide regional menu. To ensure high-quality global dishes, each food has been taste tested and approved by international Florida Tech students and staff.

Entertainment, decor and authentic dress is a key component of the evening and is provided by the international students themselves.

League of Women Voters of the Space Coast October Timely Topic Luncheon Florida Voters Betrayed: Amendment 1 - Water and Land Conservation Update

 Wednesday, October 21, 2015   11:30 a.m.  Crown Plaza Hotel, Melbourne - Oceanfront at 2605 N. Highway A1A, Melbourne, FL 32903

Vince Lamb of Preserve Brevard will moderate League of Women Voters of the Space Coast October Timely Topic Event.



Rocky Water Brew Fest

October 17, 2015 1:00 pm - 5:00 pmLocation: Tickets: At the Gate: $ 35.00 General Admission - In Advance: $ 30.00Buy tickets



7th Annual Brevard Bar Foundation

Golf Tournament  Saturday October 10th @ Indian River Colony Club   

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Sat. Oct. 10, 2015 Indian River Colony Club.7:30am Check In/Breakfast8:30am Shotgun Start1:00pm Awards Luncheon$75 per golfer (includes green fee, breakfast, & lunch)$25 per spectator (includes breakfast & lunch).Indian River Colony Club 
1936 Freedom Drive
Viera, FL 32940 

The Florida Tech campus is excited about the establishment of the Buzz Aldrin Space Institute at the university. Opening this fall and led by legendary Apollo 11 astronaut Buzz Aldrin, the Institute will promote the settlement of Mars through research.