The City of Albany's Director of Risk Management is Veronica M. Wright. She was born in Albany and attended public school. She graduated from Albany State University in 1997 with a B.S. degree. Since January 2009, she has been the Risk Manager for the City of Albany. With more than 17 years of experience in Risk Management, she is responsible for Insurance Administration, Claims Administration, Violence in the Workplace, Workers' Compensation, Safety and Training. She spent over 10 years working in Health Care related Risk Management.
Veronica holds the professional designation of Certified Workers' Compensation Professional (CWCP). Ms. Wright is a member of the Georgia Employers Workers' Compensation Association (GWCA) and the Public Risk Management Association (PRIMA). Ms. Wright was also named the GA PRIMA 2017 Risk Manager of the Year.