Board Assistant Since: 2021

Vice-President of School-Based Services, The Hello Foundation


Kira Wright is a nationally certified speech-language pathologist and serves as the Vice-President of School-Based Services for The Hello Foundation in Portland, OR. In this role, Kira supports SLPs, occupational therapists, and school psychologists working in public schools across the Pacific Northwest. She also provides clinical services to some of the smallest and most remote districts in Oregon. She holds a BA in Russian Studies from Carleton College and an MA in Speech & Hearing Sciences from Portland State University.

During the pandemic, she has added open-water swimming and quilting to her ever-changing list of hobbies. Kira has enjoyed involvement with the FosterClub board as notetaker and administrative assistant since 2021.